14-Day Free Trial GIVE ME ACCESS

Hamiter Family History

Hamiter Name Meaning
German: topographic name from Middle High German hamit, heimit ‘enclosure’, ‘clearing’ + -er suffix denoting an inhabitant; also a habitational name for someone from any of several small places named Hamet(en) in Bavaria and Austria.

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

13,162 Historical Documents with Hamiter on Ancestry.com
1,914 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
543 Military Records
76 Immigration Records
2,610 Census and Voter Lists
8,019 Member Trees

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Name Distribution of Hamiter Families

  • Number of Hamiter families
     10 - 17
     4 - 9
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Hamiter families
     6 - 9
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Hamiter last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Hamiter census records

You can see how Hamiter families moved over time by selecting different Census years.

Census records can tell you little-known facts about your ancestors such as birthplace, occupation and value of personal estate.

View all Hamiter census records >

Hamiter Family Origin

Click on a place to view Hamiter immigration records

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

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

View all Hamiter immigration records >

Hamiter Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

Click on a circle in the chart to view Hamiter immigration records

You can find out when most of the Hamiter 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.

View all Hamiter immigration records >

Average Life Expectancy for Hamiter

Click on a circle in the chart to view Hamiter birth and death records

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.

The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

View all Hamiter ancestors in the SSDI

Hamiter Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Hamiter census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Hamiter ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

View all Hamiter census records >

Hamiter Civil War Service Records

Click to view veteran service records

You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

Military records can tell you an ancestor's birthplace, occupation, and even physical description.

View all Hamiter military records >

Message Board about Hamiter 2 Threads, 11 Messages

Browse message boards to get helpful hints from other people researching the name Hamiter.

Look up another family name
×
  • Visit our other sites:

© 1997-2014 Ancestry.com | Corporate Information | Privacy | Terms and Conditions