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

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Bookkeeper

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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

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Raser Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Raser

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