Raser Family History

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Raser Name Meaning

probably a nickname for a wild or volatile person, from an agent derivative of Middle High German rasen ‘to rage’. respelling of Röser (see Roesser).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Rauser, Rater, Raber, Rader, Maser, Kaser, Riser, Rauer, Naser, Haser

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Raser Family Origin

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Raser Family Occupations

What did your Raser ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Raser family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Blacksmith and Bookkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Raser. The most common Raser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Raser's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Bookkeeper

  • Farm Laborer


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Raser ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Raser Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Raser. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Raser census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 606 immigration records available for the last name Raser. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 993 military records available for the last name Raser. For the veterans among your Raser ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Raser Life Expectancy

What is the average Raser lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Raser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Raser in 1961 was 41, and 96 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Raser ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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