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Ramser Name Meaning

German and Swiss German: habitational name for someone from any of several places in the Palatinate and in Switzerland called Ramsen, or from places in Austria and upper Bavaria called Ramsau. In the Bavarian dialect of German Rams means ‘scree’.

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


Similar surnames: Ramseur, Ramsey, Ramer, Rammer, Nasser, Reiser, Ranger, Ramsden

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Ramser Family Origin

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Ramser Family Occupations

What did your Ramser ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ramser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Ramser's were Farmers. Farmer, Distiller and Furniture Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ramser. A less common occupation for the Ramser family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Distiller

    14%
  • Furniture Dealer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%

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

Ramser Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Ramser ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Ramser Life Expectancy

What is the average Ramser lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, Ramser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Ramser in 1955 was 57, and 68 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ramser 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.

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