Limer Family History

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Limer Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a whitewasher, Middle English limer, lymer, an agent derivative of Old English lim ‘lime’.

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


Similar surnames: Simer, Lime, Rimer, Lier, Limmer, Leimer, Comer, Luter, Lister, Lemer

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Limer Family Origin

Where is the Limer family from?

Limer Family Occupations

What did your Limer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Limer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Limer's were Farmers. Farmer, Retail Grocery and Retired Groceryman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Limer. A less common occupation for the Limer family was Stock Raiser.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Retail Grocery

    13%
  • Retired Groceryman

    13%
  • Stock Raiser

    13%

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

Limer Historical Records

What Limer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Limer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Limer 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 Limer

Passenger List

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

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Limer Life Expectancy

What is the average Limer lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Limer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Limer in 1959 was 38, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Limer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Limer 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 Limer Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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