Freemyer Family History

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Freemyer Name Meaning

Americanized form of South German Freimeier, a status name for a free steward, i.e. one who was exempt from feudal service.

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


Similar surnames: Freier, Frymyer, Freer, Freeberg, Freese, Freeman, Frymoyer, Fleener

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Freemyer Family Origin

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Freemyer Family Occupations

What did your Freemyer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Keeping Hotel were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Freemyer. The most common Freemyer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 86% of Freemyer's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    86%
  • Keeping Hotel

    14%

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

Freemyer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Freemyer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Freemyer 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Freemyer. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Freemyer. For the veterans among your Freemyer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Freemyer Life Expectancy

What is the average Freemyer lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Freemyer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Freemyer in 1957 was 18, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Freemyer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Freemyer 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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