Geimer Family History

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Geimer Name Meaning

German: possibly from a personal name formed with Gini- (as in Gimmo) + her(i) ‘army’ or alternatively a dialect variant of Gaumer.

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


Similar surnames: Germer, Gemmer, Heimer, Eimer, Reimer, Weimer, Reiner, Grimmer

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Geimer Family Origin

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Geimer Family Occupations

What did your Geimer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Keeping House and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Geimer. A less common occupation for the Geimer family was Cabinet Maker. The most common Geimer occupation in the USA was Laborer. 21% of Geimer's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    21%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Butcher

    7%
  • Cabinet Maker

    7%

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

Geimer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Geimer Life Expectancy

What is the average Geimer lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Geimer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Geimer in 1963 was 68, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Geimer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Geimer 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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