Baehr Family History

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Baehr Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Baer.

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


Similar surnames: Baer, Behr, Bar, Bader, Bazer, Bacher, Ber, Boehm, Baier, Bair

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Baehr Family Origin

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Baehr Family Occupations

What did your Baehr ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Machinist and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Baehr. The most common Baehr occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Baehr's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Baehr family was Agent.

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Machinist

    6%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Agent

    2%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Baehr ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Baehr Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Baehr. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Baehr census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Baehr. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Baehr. For the veterans among your Baehr ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Baehr Life Expectancy

What is the average Baehr lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Baehr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Baehr in 1950 was 46, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Baehr

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Baehr ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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