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Kamer Family History

Kamer Name Meaning
Reduced form of Dutch van der Kamer or Verkamer: from kamer ‘room’, ‘chamber’, hence either a status name for a chamberlain or a topographic name for someone who lived in a single-room dwelling.Swiss German: variant of Kammer.Jewish (Ashkenazic): from German Kammer ‘room’, ‘chamber’.

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

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Name Distribution of Kamer Families

  • Number of Kamer families
     18 - 34
     7 - 17
     1 - 6
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Kamer families
     3 - 3
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Kamer last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Kamer Family Origin

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Kamer Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Kamer

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Kamer Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Kamer census records

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Kamer Civil War Service Records

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