Hemmer Family History

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Hemmer Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Hemmern in Westphalia or Hemmen in Hesse. Dutch: from a Germanic personal name composed of haim ‘home’ + hari, heri ‘army’.

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


Similar surnames: Helmer, Heimer, Hemmert, Hemme, Hummer, Hemmen, Demmer, Lemmer

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Hemmer Family Origin

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Hemmer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, the most common Hemmer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Hemmer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hemmer family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hemmer.

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Hemmer Historical Records

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Hemmer Life Expectancy

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