Yeiser Family History

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Yeiser Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of German Jeser, Jeeser, or Jehser, a topographic name from Sorbian jezor ‘pond’.

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


Similar surnames: Yenser, Reiser, Peiser, Leiser, Riser, Meiser, Neiser, Keiser, Eiser

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Yeiser Family Origin

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Yeiser Family Occupations

What did your Yeiser ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Yeiser. 36% of Yeiser men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Yeiser women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Yeiser were New Worker and Topper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    36%
  • Laborer
    16%
  • Salesman
    11%
  • New Worker
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Bookkeeper
    34%
  • Housework
    34%
  • Topper
    34%

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

Yeiser Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Yeiser. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yeiser 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 193 immigration records available for the last name Yeiser. 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 489 military records available for the last name Yeiser. For the veterans among your Yeiser ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Yeiser Life Expectancy

What is the average Yeiser lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Yeiser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Yeiser in 1957 was 35, and 87 in 2004.

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