Hymer Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Heimer.

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


Similar surnames: Hyser, Hyler, Hyer, Rhymer, Hymes, Hyzer, Hamer, Rymer, Homer, Comer

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Hymer Family Origin

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Hymer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Farming

    12%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hymer. A less common occupation for the Hymer family was Keeping House. The most common Hymer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Hymer's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Hymer | Data not to scale

Hymer Historical Records

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Hymer Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Hymer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Hymer in 1942 was 27, and 57 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hymer

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