Weisser Family History

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Weisser Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a painter or plasterer, from an agent derivative of Middle High German wizen ‘to make white’, ‘to whitewash’. German: variant of Weiser. German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for someone with white hair or an exceptionally pale complexion, from an inflected form of Middle High German wiz ‘white’, German weiss.

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

Similar surnames: Weisner, Weisler, Weiss, Weiser, Reiser, Reusser, Meisler, Beisser

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Weisser Family Origin

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Weisser Family Occupations

What did your Weisser ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Weisser. 17% of Weisser men worked as a Farmer and 9% of Weisser women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Weisser were Clerk and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Bookkeeper
  • Stenographer
  • Housewife
  • Maid

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Weisser Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Weisser. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Weisser 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Weisser. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Weisser. For the veterans among your Weisser ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Weisser Life Expectancy

What is the average Weisser lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Weisser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Weisser in 1959 was 59, and 80 in 2004.

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