Poser Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from Posa or Poserna, south of Merseburg, or a variant of Pose (see Posey). English: variant of Peiser.

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


Similar surnames: Posey, Roser, Moser, Posner, Posen, Noser, Poster, Power, Poer

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Poser Family Origin

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Poser Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    19%
  • Farmer

    19%
  • Carpet Weaver

    13%
  • Boarding House Keeper

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Poser family was Boarding House Keeper. Blacksmith, Farmer and Carpet Weaver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Poser. The most common Poser occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 19% of Poser's were Blacksmiths.

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Poser Historical Records

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Poser Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Poser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Poser in 1964 was 67, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Poser

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