Bohmer Family History

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Bohmer Name Meaning

German (Böhmer): see Boehmer. Jewish (western Ashkenazic): variant of Bohm.

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

Similar surnames: Sohmer, Bomer, Behmer, Bohler, Bowmer, Boomer, Ohmer, Boehmer, Bohner

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Bohmer Family Origin

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Bohmer Family Occupations

What did your Bohmer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bohmer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 11% of Bohmer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bohmer family was Cabinet Maker. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bohmer.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Cabinet Maker


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

Bohmer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Bohmer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bohmer 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Bohmer. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Bohmer. For the veterans among your Bohmer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bohmer Life Expectancy

What is the average Bohmer lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Bohmer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Bohmer in 1953 was 64, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bohmer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bohmer 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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