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Heimer Name Meaning

North German: from the personal name Heimbert, composed of the Germanic elements heim ‘(farm) house’, ‘home’ + berht ‘bright’, ‘illustrious’.

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


Similar surnames: Heimerl, Eimer, Reimer, Hemmer, Helmer, Weimer, Geimer, Heise, Heiler

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Heimer Family Origin

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Heimer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Baker

    4%
  • Barber

    2%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Heimer family was Barber. The most common Heimer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Heimer's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heimer.

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Heimer Historical Records

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Heimer Life Expectancy

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Famous Heimer Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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