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Peiser Name Meaning

German (of Slavic origin): habitational name for someone from a place called Peise near Königsberg in former East Prussia (present name: Kaliningrad, an exclave of Russia). German (of Slavic origin): occupational name from a derivative of Polish pisarz ‘scribe’, ‘clerk’ or a cognate in some other Slavic language. German: variant of Beiser. English: variant spelling of Peyser.

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

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Peiser Family Origin

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Peiser Family Occupations

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  • Tailor

    23%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Boarder

    3%
  • Boots & Shoes - Trav. Salesman

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Peiser family was Boots & Shoes - Trav. Salesman. Tailor, Keeping House and Boarder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Peiser. The most common Peiser occupation in the USA was Tailor. 23% of Peiser's were Tailors.

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Peiser Historical Records

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Peiser Life Expectancy

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