Reasoner Family History

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Reasoner Name Meaning

Perhaps a translation of French Raisonnier, a derivative of Raison. Possibly an Americanized spelling of German and Riesener, patronymic from the personal name Riese, Rizo meaning ‘giant’ or of German Riesner (see Reasner).

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


Similar surnames: Reasner, Reisner, Reason, Rasner, Reffner, Reader, Beisner, Rayner

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Reasoner Family Origin

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Reasoner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reasoner. The most common Reasoner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Reasoner's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Reasoner family was Keeping House.

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Reasoner Life Expectancy

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