Rizer Family History

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Rizer Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Reiser.

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


Similar surnames: Riser, Lizer, Hizer, Riner, Izer, Kizer, Rizor, River, Rider, Riter

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Rizer Family Origin

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Rizer Family Occupations

What did your Rizer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rizer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Rizer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rizer family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rizer.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

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

Rizer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rizer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rizer census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Rizer

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Rizer. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Rizer. For the veterans among your Rizer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rizer Life Expectancy

What is the average Rizer lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Rizer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Rizer in 1950 was 44, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rizer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rizer 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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