Waser Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived by a water meadow, from Middle High German wase ‘water meadow’, ‘pasture’ + -er, suffix denoting an inhabitant. Compare Wasmer. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Wasser.

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


Similar surnames: Wasmer, Wasser, Haser, Water, Maser, Wager, Naser, Kaser, Wamser

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Waser Family Origin

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Waser Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    17%
  • Works In Bucket Factory

    17%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Confectioner

    8%

In 1880, Laborer, Works In Bucket Factory and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Waser. A less common occupation for the Waser family was Confectioner. The most common Waser occupation in the USA was Laborer. 17% of Waser's were Laborers.

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Waser Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, Waser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Waser in 1962 was 76, and 25 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Waser

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