Lohmeyer Family History

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Lohmeyer Name Meaning

German: distinguishing name for a farmer (Middle High German meier) who had land in a wooded area (see Loh).

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


Similar surnames: Kohlmeyer, Homeyer, Kammeyer, Rosemeyer, Dammeyer, Meyer, Altmeyer

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Lohmeyer Family Origin

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Lohmeyer Family Occupations

What did your Lohmeyer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lohmeyer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Lohmeyer's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lohmeyer. A less common occupation for the Lohmeyer family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Cooper

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%

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

Lohmeyer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lohmeyer Life Expectancy

What is the average Lohmeyer lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Lohmeyer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Lohmeyer in 1952 was 68, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lohmeyer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lohmeyer 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 Lohmeyer Family

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