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Blackmer Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone living by a dark lake, from Old English blæc ‘black’, ‘dark’ + mere ‘mere’, ‘lake’, or a habitational name for someone from a place named with these words, such as Blakemere in Herefordshire. See also Blackmore.

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


Similar surnames: Blackler, Blackmore, Blacker, Blamer, Backer, Blackwell, Blackford

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Blackmer Family Origin

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Blackmer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Blackmer family was Farm Laborer. The most common Blackmer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Blackmer's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blackmer.

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Blackmer Historical Records

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Blackmer Life Expectancy

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