Unser Family History

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Unser Name Meaning

South German (Baden): unexplained. North German: habitational name for someone from a place called Unsen, near Hameln.

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

Similar surnames: Genser, Enser, Ufer, Buser, Unger, Runser, Dunner, Zunker, Riser

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Unser Family Origin

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Unser Family Occupations

What did your Unser ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Unser. 21% of Unser men worked as a Laborer and 17% of Unser women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Unser were Clerk and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Teacher
  • 0
  • Clerk

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

Unser Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Unser. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Unser 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 516 immigration records available for the last name Unser. 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 20,000 military records available for the last name Unser. For the veterans among your Unser ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Unser Life Expectancy

What is the average Unser lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Unser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Unser in 1959 was 27, and 71 in 2004.

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