Heimerl Family History

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Heimerl Name Meaning

German (Bavarian): from a pet form of the personal name Heimeran, derived from a Germanic compound name composed of the elements heim ‘home’ + hraban ‘raven’, or a variant of Heimer.

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

Similar surnames: Heimer, Reimel, Helmer, Reimer, Hemmer, Heidel, Weimer, Hemmert

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Heimerl Family Origin

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Heimerl Family Occupations

What did your Heimerl ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Heimerl occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Heimerl's were Farmers. Farmer and Retired Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Heimerl.

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  • Farmer

  • Retired Farmer


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

Heimerl Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Heimerl. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Heimerl 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 243 immigration records available for the last name Heimerl. 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 Heimerl. For the veterans among your Heimerl ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Heimerl Life Expectancy

What is the average Heimerl lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Heimerl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Heimerl in 1959 was 39, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heimerl

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heimerl 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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