Reecer Family History

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Reecer Name Meaning

Origin uncertain. Perhaps a respelling of Swiss German Rieser. Compare Reeser.

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

Similar surnames: Reeser, Resser, Roeger, Reeher, Reeter, Neeser, Reiser, Reever

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Reecer Family Origin

Where is the Reecer family from?

Reecer Family Occupations

What did your Reecer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Reecer family was Seamstress. The most common Reecer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Reecer's were Farmers. Farmer and Farming were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Reecer.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Seamstress


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

Reecer Historical Records

What Reecer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Reecer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reecer census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 36 immigration records available for the last name Reecer. 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.

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Draft Card

There are 174 military records available for the last name Reecer. For the veterans among your Reecer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reecer Life Expectancy

What is the average Reecer lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Reecer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Reecer in 1962 was 73, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reecer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Reecer 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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