Messimer Family History

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Messimer Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a sexton, churchwarden, or verger (see Messmer, Messner).

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

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Messimer Family Origin

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Messimer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Machinist

    8%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Machinist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Messimer. A less common occupation for the Messimer family was Carpenter. The most common Messimer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Messimer's were Farmers.

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Messimer Historical Records

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Messimer Life Expectancy

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