Riser Name Meaning

Swiss German: topographic name for someone who lived near a thicket or underbrush, from an agent noun based on Middle High German ris ‘branch’, ‘shrubbery’. Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Reiser.

List of People with Surname Riser

Based on our public records, there are a total of 772 people with the surname Riser. Among these people surnamed Riser, there are approximately 270 distinct names, with an average of 2 people who share the same name. William Riser, David Riser and Mary Riser are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Riser, with 19, 16 and 16 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that Louisiana has the most people surnamed Riser, with a total of 60 people, and there are a total of 54 distinct names among these people. Ohio is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Riser, with a total of 63 people and an average of 49 distinct names.