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Walser Name Meaning

South German: habitational name for someone from Wals near Salzburg. German: variant of Walliser.

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


Similar surnames: Waller, Walder, Waser, Balser, Welser, Walzer, Galler, Wamser, Wasser

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Walser Family Origin

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Walser Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Walser ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Lodging House Keeper

    33%
  • Muslin Agent

    33%
  • Stationer Newsagent

    33%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Walser family was Stationer Newsagent. Lodging House Keeper and Muslin Agent were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Walser. The most common Walser occupation in the UK was Lodging House Keeper. 33% of Walser's were Lodging House Keepers.

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Walser Historical Records

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Walser Life Expectancy

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Famous Walser Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)

James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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