Damer Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Dammer. Perhaps a variant or altered spelling of German Dahmer, a variant of Dagomar or Daukmar, Germanic personal names formed with tac, dac ‘day’ or dauk ‘thought’ + mar ‘famous’.

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

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Damer Family Origin

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Damer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • At Home

    4%
  • Black Smith

    4%

In 1880, the most common Damer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Damer's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Damer. A less common occupation for the Damer family was Black Smith.

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Damer Historical Records

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Damer Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Damer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Damer in 1954 was 58, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Damer

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