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Preiser Name Meaning

South German: occupational name for a maker of shoelaces or braids from Middle High German briser. Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname from an agent derivative of German preisen ‘to praize’, ‘to extol’.

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


Similar surnames: Kreiser, Reiser, Presser, Peiser, Reiber, Preister, Greiser, Reider

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Preiser Family Origin

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Preiser Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Mason

    20%
  • Shoemaker

    20%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Preiser family was Shoemaker. The most common Preiser occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 20% of Preiser's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Farmer and Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Preiser.

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Preiser Life Expectancy

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