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Strayer Family Origin

Where is the Strayer family from?

Strayer Family Occupations

What did your Strayer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Strayer family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Strayer. The most common Strayer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Strayer's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farming

    5%

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

Strayer Historical Records

What Strayer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Strayer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Strayer 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 Strayer

Passenger List

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

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Strayer Life Expectancy

What is the average Strayer lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Strayer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Strayer in 1943 was 29, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Strayer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Strayer 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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