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Bremer Family History

Bremer Name Meaning
habitational name for someone from Bremen in northern Germany, or a namesake in Württemberg.spelling variant of Brehmer.

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

218,281 Historical Documents with Bremer on Ancestry.com
69,288 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
10,687 Military Records
10,857 Immigration Records
47,181 Census and Voter Lists
80,268 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Bremer Families

  • Number of Bremer families
     86 - 170
     29 - 85
     1 - 28
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Bremer families
     30 - 58
     11 - 29
     1 - 10
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Bremer families
     5 - 8
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Bremer census records

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Bremer Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Bremer families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Bremer Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Bremer families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Bremer

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Bremer Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Bremer census records

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Bremer Civil War Service Records

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