Dummer Family History

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Dummer Name Meaning

nickname meaning ‘the foolish one’, from a noun derivative of Middle High German tump ‘simple’ (see Dumm). (Dümmer) from the name of a lake near Oldenburg, in Mecklenburg.

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


Similar surnames: Kummer, Summer, Demmer, Dumler, Rummler, Demler, Ducker, Sommer

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Dummer Family Origin

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Dummer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Miller

    7%
  • Bank Teller

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Miller were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dummer. A less common occupation for the Dummer family was Bank Teller. The most common Dummer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Dummer's were Farmers.

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Dummer Historical Records

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Dummer Life Expectancy

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Famous Dummer Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)

Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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