Flammer Family History

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Flammer Name Meaning

(also Flämmer) metonymic occupational name for a blacksmith, from an agent derivative Middle High German vlamme ‘flame’. variant spelling of Flamer.

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

Similar surnames: Flamm, Hammer, Klemmer, Kammer, Flasher, Pflaumer, Flagler, Flaker

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Flammer Family Origin

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Flammer Family Occupations

What did your Flammer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Flammer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 10% of Flammer's were Farmers. Farmer, At Home and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Flammer. A less common occupation for the Flammer family was Butcher.

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  • Farmer

  • At Home

  • Baker

  • Butcher


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

Flammer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Flammer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Flammer 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 529 immigration records available for the last name Flammer. 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 601 military records available for the last name Flammer. For the veterans among your Flammer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Flammer Life Expectancy

What is the average Flammer lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Flammer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Flammer in 1963 was 80, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Flammer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Flammer 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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