Lemmer Family History

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Lemmer Name Meaning

English: from an Old English personal name, either Leodm?r or Leofm?r, from leod ‘people’, ‘tribe’ or leof ‘beloved’ + m?r ‘famous’. German: from the personal name Lambert.

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


Similar surnames: Limmer, Hemmer, Gemmer, Laumer, Demmer, Hammer, Klemmer, Kummer

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Lemmer Family Origin

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Lemmer Family Occupations

What did your Lemmer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lemmer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Lemmer's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lemmer. A less common occupation for the Lemmer family was Works In Saw Mill.

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeps House

    6%
  • Works In Saw Mill

    6%

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

Lemmer Historical Records

What Lemmer family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Lemmer Life Expectancy

What is the average Lemmer lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Lemmer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Lemmer in 1952 was 37, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lemmer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lemmer 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.

Famous Lemmer Family

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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