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Zeimet Family History

Zeimet Name Meaning
Western German and Luxembourgeois: probably a variant spelling of Zeimert, a variant of Zeumer, an occupational name for a harness maker, from an agent derivative of Middle High German zoum ‘bridle’. IGI. Not in SFN, HB, DEB.

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

9,954 Historical Documents with Zeimet on Ancestry.com
2,544 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
395 Military Records
108 Immigration Records
1,312 Census and Voter Lists
5,595 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Zeimet Families

  • Number of Zeimet families
     8 - 13
     3 - 7
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Zeimet last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Zeimet last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Zeimet census records

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Zeimet Family Origin

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Zeimet Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Zeimet

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Zeimet Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Zeimet census records

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Zeimet Civil War Service Records

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