Beiser Family History

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Beiser Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a falconer, Middle High German beizaere ‘one who hunts with falcons’. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): nickname for a wicked or aggressive person, from Yiddish beyzer ‘wicked’, ‘severe’, ‘bad’, ‘angry’, ‘fierce’.

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

Similar surnames: Leiser, Beisner, Beisser, Beiler, Heiser, Geiser, Beiter, Reiser

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Beiser Family Origin

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Beiser Family Occupations

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In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Beiser. 23% of Beiser men worked as a Farmer and 22% of Beiser women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Beiser were Laborer and Attendant

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Truck Driver
  • Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Clerk
  • Farmer
  • Attendant

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

Beiser Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Beiser. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Beiser 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 887 immigration records available for the last name Beiser. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 768 military records available for the last name Beiser. For the veterans among your Beiser ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Beiser Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Beiser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Beiser in 1944 was 25, and 85 in 2004.

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