Larimer Family History

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Larimer Name Meaning

English and Scottish: occupational name for a maker and seller of spurs, bits, and other small metal attachments to harness and tackle. Compare Lorimer.

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


Similar surnames: Lorimer, Larmer, Latimer, Armer, Mariner, Limer, Lanier, Farmer

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Larimer Family Origin

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Larimer Family Occupations

What did your Larimer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Larimer family was Physician. The most common Larimer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Larimer's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Larimer.

View Census data for Larimer | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    37%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Physician

    3%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Larimer ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Larimer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Larimer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Larimer census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Larimer

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Larimer. 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 Larimer. For the veterans among your Larimer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Larimer Life Expectancy

What is the average Larimer lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Larimer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Larimer in 1954 was 57, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Larimer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Larimer 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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