Ammer Name Meaning

from Middle High German amer ‘bunting’ (the bird), hence a nickname for someone with a fine voice, or a flamboyant dresser. in southern Germany, possibly a topographic name for someone living by the Ammer river.

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


Similar surnames: Hammer, Emmer, Kummer, Kammer, Sommer, Hamer, Almer, Dammer, Auer

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Ammer Family Origin

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Ammer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Baker

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Cabnet Maker

    8%

In 1880, Farmer, Baker and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ammer. A less common occupation for the Ammer family was Cabnet Maker. The most common Ammer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Ammer's were Farmers.

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Ammer Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, Ammer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Ammer in 1955 was 41, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ammer

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