Jacobsmeyer Family History

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Jacobsmeyer Name Meaning

North German: habitational name from an estate so named.

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


Similar surnames: Sacksteder, Beckemeyer, Hoffmeyer, Holtmeyer, Eickmeyer, Klusmeyer

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Jacobsmeyer Family Origin

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Jacobsmeyer Family Occupations

What did your Jacobsmeyer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Jacobsmeyer occupation in the USA was Laborer. 67% of Jacobsmeyer's were Laborers. Laborer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Jacobsmeyer.

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  • Laborer

    67%
  • Farmer

    33%

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Jacobsmeyer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Jacobsmeyer Life Expectancy

What is the average Jacobsmeyer lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Jacobsmeyer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Jacobsmeyer in 1960 was 51, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jacobsmeyer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jacobsmeyer 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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