Kammeyer Family History

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Kammeyer Name Meaning

German: distinguishing name denoting a tenant farmer whose farm was on a mountain crest, from Middle High German kamb(e), kam(me) ‘comb’, by extension ‘crest of a mountain range’ + meier ‘tenant farmer’ (see Meyer).

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


Similar surnames: Dammeyer, Kammerer, Kallmeyer, Kampmeier, Kohlmeyer, Altmeyer

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Kammeyer Family Origin

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Kammeyer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Farming

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kammeyer. The most common Kammeyer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Kammeyer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kammeyer family was Laborer.

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Kammeyer Historical Records

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Kammeyer Life Expectancy

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