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Plymire Family History

Plymire Name Meaning
Americanized spelling of German Bleimeier, variant of Bleimeister, an occupational name for an operator of a siege machine (a ballista, Middle High German blide), in which the second element -meier ‘steward’ has been substituted for -meister ‘master’ (a not uncommon exchange). Compare Pleiman.

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

10,394 Historical Documents with Plymire on Ancestry.com
1,720 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
353 Military Records
63 Immigration Records
1,835 Census and Voter Lists
6,423 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Plymire Families

  • Number of Plymire families
     20 - 38
     7 - 19
     1 - 6
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Plymire 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 Plymire last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Plymire Family Origin

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Plymire Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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