Smelser Family History

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Smelser Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Schmelzer.

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

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Smelser Family Origin

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Smelser Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Smelser. A less common occupation for the Smelser family was Keeping House. The most common Smelser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Smelser's were Farmers.

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Smelser Historical Records

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Smelser Life Expectancy

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