Bayer Name Meaning

German, Scandinavian, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): regional name for someone from Bavaria (German Bayern). This region of southern Germany derives its name from that of the Celtic tribe of the Boii who once inhabited this area. They were displaced in the 6th century ad by a Germanic people, the Boioarii or Baiuarii, whose name is derived from that of their Celtic predecessors.

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

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Bayer Family Origin

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Bayer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bayer family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bayer. The most common Bayer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Bayer's were Farmers.

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Bayer Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Bayer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Bayer in 1942 was 38, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bayer

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