Sizer Family History

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Sizer Name Meaning

English: status name or occupational name from Middle English sysour ‘assizer’, i.e. a member of the court of assize.

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

Similar surnames: Simer, Rimer, Steer, Piper, Hiner, Lier, Silber, Skiver, Sliter

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Sizer Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Sizer name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Sizer. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • Sweden


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Sizer Family Origin

Where is the Sizer family from?

Sizer Family Occupations

What did your Sizer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sizer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Sizer's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sizer. A less common occupation for the Sizer family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Farm Laborer


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

Sizer Historical Records

What Sizer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Sizer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sizer 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Sizer. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Sizer. For the veterans among your Sizer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sizer Life Expectancy

What is the average Sizer lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Sizer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Sizer in 1954 was 48, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sizer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sizer 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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