Dermer Family History

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Dermer Name Meaning

German: from an old personal name, Terrimar, a variant of Därr (see Darr). German: variant of Dörmer (standard German Türmer), an occupational name for a watchman on a tower (of a castle or town), from an agent derivative of Middle Low German torn or Middle High German turn ‘tower’. Jewish: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Derner, Demler, Berner, Demmer, Deremer, Germer, Depner, Derrer

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Dermer Family Origin

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Dermer Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    14%
  • Clerk In Grocerie

    14%
  • Farming

    14%
  • Harness Maker

    14%

In 1880, the most common Dermer occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 14% of Dermer's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith, Clerk In Grocerie and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dermer. A less common occupation for the Dermer family was Harness Maker.

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Dermer Historical Records

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Dermer Life Expectancy

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