Kohlmeyer Family History

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Kohlmeyer Name Meaning

German: distinguishing name for a tenant farmer who grew cabbages, from Middle High German kol ‘cabbage’ + meier ‘tenant farmer’ (see Meyer).

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


Similar surnames: Kallmeyer, Kammeyer, Lohmeyer, Rosemeyer, Killmeyer, Nordmeyer

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Kohlmeyer Family Origin

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Kohlmeyer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Carpenter

    15%
  • Brickmason

    4%
  • Clerk In Store

    4%

In 1880, the most common Kohlmeyer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Kohlmeyer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kohlmeyer family was Clerk In Store. Farmer, Carpenter and Brickmason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kohlmeyer.

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Kohlmeyer Historical Records

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Kohlmeyer Life Expectancy

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