Dallmeyer Family History

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Dallmeyer Name Meaning

distinguishing name for a tenant farmer (see Meyer) who lived in a valley (Middle Low German dal). perhaps from a Slavic personal name, Dalemir, composed of the elements dale ‘further’ + mir ‘peace’.

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

Similar surnames: Gallmeyer, Kallmeyer, Dammeyer, Altmeyer, Hagemeyer, Wolfmeyer

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Dallmeyer Family Origin

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Dallmeyer Family Occupations

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In 1880, Car Inspector, Dry Goods Merchant and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dallmeyer. A less common occupation for the Dallmeyer family was Wash & Iron. The most common Dallmeyer occupation in the USA was Car Inspector. 25% of Dallmeyer's were Car Inspectors.

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  • Car Inspector

  • Dry Goods Merchant

  • Laborer

  • Wash & Iron


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Dallmeyer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Dallmeyer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dallmeyer 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 271 immigration records available for the last name Dallmeyer. 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 516 military records available for the last name Dallmeyer. For the veterans among your Dallmeyer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dallmeyer Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Dallmeyer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Dallmeyer in 1963 was 78, and 81 in 2004.

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