Leser Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a reader at a church or school, from Middle High German lesaere ‘reader’. occupational name for a picker of grapes or a gleaner of grain, from the same word in the sense ‘gatherer’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Lazar.

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

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Leser Family Origin

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Leser Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Farmer

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%

In 1880, the most common Leser occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 17% of Leser's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leser. A less common occupation for the Leser family was Laborer.

Source: Census data for Leser | Data not to scale

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Leser Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Leser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Leser in 1958 was 57, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leser

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