Gumaer Family History

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Gumaer Name Meaning

Probably Dutch or Frisian: from a personal name from Germanic Gundemar, from gund ‘battle’ + mar, meri ‘famous’. This name is concentrated in NY.

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


Similar surnames: Gumbel, Gunter, Hummer, Guiher, Gunner, Rumler, Kummer, Kumar, Gomer

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Gumaer Family Origin

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Gumaer Family Occupations

What did your Gumaer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gumaer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Gumaer's were Farmers. Farmer, Agent For Cement Co. and Cartman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gumaer. A less common occupation for the Gumaer family was Clerk Express.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Agent For Cement Co.

    3%
  • Cartman

    3%
  • Clerk Express

    3%

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

Gumaer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Gumaer Life Expectancy

What is the average Gumaer lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Gumaer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Gumaer in 1944 was 21, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gumaer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gumaer 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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