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Risser Name Meaning

South German: variant of Riss 1,2. Americanized form of Swiss German Rüsser (see Reusser).

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


Similar surnames: Risler, Risher, Rieser, Riser, Rister, Rissler, Rosser, Risner

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Risser Family Origin

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Risser Family Occupations

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  • Bank Clerk Unemployed

    33%
  • Coal Miner

    33%
  • Principal Of School

    33%

In 1881, Bank Clerk Unemployed and Coal Miner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Risser. The most common Risser occupation in the UK was Bank Clerk Unemployed. 33% of Risser's were Bank Clerk Unemployeds. A less common occupation for the Risser family was Principal Of School.

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Risser Historical Records

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Risser Life Expectancy

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