Armer Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a maker of arms and armor, from Anglo-Norman French armer ‘arms-maker’ (Old French armier). Originally this was a separate name from Armour, but in due course the two became inextricably confused.

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


Similar surnames: Larmer, Farmer, Arber, Harmer, Barber, Hammer, Armel, Hamer, Rimer

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Armer Family Origin

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Armer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, the most common Armer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Armer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Armer family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Armer.

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Armer Historical Records

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Armer Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Armer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Armer in 1945 was 58, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Armer

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