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Fulmer Family History

Fulmer Name Meaning
English: habitational name from Fulmer in Buckinghamshire or Fowlmere in Cambridgeshire, so named from Old English fugol ‘bird’ + mere ‘lake’.German: variant of Volkmar.

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

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44,067 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
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1,255 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Fulmer Families

  • Number of Fulmer families
     183 - 364
     62 - 182
     1 - 61
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Fulmer families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Fulmer last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Fulmer census records

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Fulmer Family Origin

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Fulmer Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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

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Average Life Expectancy for Fulmer

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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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Fulmer Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Fulmer census records

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Fulmer Civil War Service Records

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