Hyser Family History

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Hyser Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Heiser.

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

Similar surnames: Hyzer, Kyser, Hyler, Heyser, Hyer, Hiser, Hymer, Ryser, Hiner, Wiser

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Hyser Family Origin

Where is the Hyser family from?

Hyser Family Occupations

What did your Hyser ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hyser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Hyser's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hyser family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hyser.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Hand

  • Farm Laborer


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

Hyser Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hyser. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hyser 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Hyser. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Hyser. For the veterans among your Hyser ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hyser Life Expectancy

What is the average Hyser lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Hyser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Hyser in 1962 was 93, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hyser

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hyser ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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