Mamer Family History

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Mamer Name Meaning

from the Latin personal name and saint’s name Mamerius or Mamertius. habitational name from Mamer in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg.

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

Similar surnames: Hamer, Majer, Mader, Mager, Maner, Maser, Mater, Mauer, Kamer, Lamer

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Mamer Family Origin

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Mamer Family Occupations

What did your Mamer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Stone Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mamer. A less common occupation for the Mamer family was Teamster. The most common Mamer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Mamer's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Stone Mason

  • Teamster


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

Mamer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Mamer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mamer 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mamer. 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 698 military records available for the last name Mamer. For the veterans among your Mamer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mamer Life Expectancy

What is the average Mamer lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Mamer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Mamer in 1963 was 62, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mamer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mamer 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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