Masur Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Masur Name Meaning

German: ethnic name for a member of the Masur people, who gave their name to the area known as Masuren in the former German province of East Prussia.

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

Similar surnames: Maser, Mar, Mazur, Mauer, Masch, Naser, Maul, Haser, Mabus, Mauser

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Masur Family Origin

Where is the Masur family from?

Masur Family Occupations

What did your Masur ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Bookkeeper, Claim Agent and Clothier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Masur. A less common occupation for the Masur family was Fur Cleaner. The most common Masur occupation in the USA was Bookkeeper. 25% of Masur's were Bookkeepers.

View Census data for Masur | Data not to scale

  • Bookkeeper

  • Claim Agent

  • Clothier

  • Fur Cleaner


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

Masur Historical Records

What Masur family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Masur. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Masur census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Masur

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Masur. 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.

View all Masur immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Masur. For the veterans among your Masur ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Masur military records

You've only scratched the surface of Masur family history.

Masur Life Expectancy

What is the average Masur lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Masur life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Masur in 1962 was 71, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Masur

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Masur 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.

Famous Masur Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name