Strayer Family History

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Strayer Name Meaning

Origin unidentified.

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

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Strayer Family Origin

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Strayer Family Occupations

What did your Strayer ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farming

    5%

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

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Strayer Historical Records

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Strayer Life Expectancy

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