Reusser Family History

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Reusser Name Meaning

in Switzerland, an occupational name for a fisherman or maker of fish traps, from an agent derivative of Middle High German riuse ‘fish trap’, ‘weir basket’. nickname from an agent noun based on Middle High German riusen ‘to moan or complain’.occupational name for a castrator of farm animals, a derivative of reussen ‘to castrate’.

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

Similar surnames: Reuter, Weisser, Resser, Nesser, Reuss, Reiser, Lesser, Busser

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Reusser Family Origin

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Reusser Family Occupations

What did your Reusser ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Artist were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Reusser. 42% of Reusser men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Reusser women worked as an Artist. Some less common occupations for Americans named Reusser were Printer and Proprietor

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Farming
  • Printer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Artist
  • Proprietor

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Reusser Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Reusser. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reusser 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 581 immigration records available for the last name Reusser. 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 397 military records available for the last name Reusser. For the veterans among your Reusser ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reusser Life Expectancy

What is the average Reusser lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Reusser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Reusser in 1961 was 57, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reusser

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