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Register Name Meaning

English: perhaps from Middle English, Old French registre ‘register’, ‘book for recording enactments’, hence perhaps a metonymic occupational name for a scribe or clerk.

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


Similar surnames: Keister, Lister, Regester, Reisner, Leister, Reitter, Reisler, Reiter

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Register Family Origin

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Register Family Occupations

What did your Register ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Register family was Keeping House. The most common Register occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Register's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Register.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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

Register Historical Records

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

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Register Life Expectancy

What is the average Register lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, Register life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Register in 1944 was 47, and 70 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Register 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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