Nehmer Family History

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Nehmer Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): from German Nehmer ‘taker’, ‘recipient’; perhaps selected as a surname because of its phonetic similarity to the Jewish male personal name Nehemia (see Nahmias).

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

Similar surnames: Ehmer, Lehrer, Dehmer, Neher, Lehmer, Rehmer, Neeser, Nemes, Lemmer

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Nehmer Family Origin

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Nehmer Family Occupations

What did your Nehmer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Nehmer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Nehmer's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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Nehmer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Nehmer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nehmer 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 254 immigration records available for the last name Nehmer. 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 Nehmer. For the veterans among your Nehmer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nehmer Life Expectancy

What is the average Nehmer lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Nehmer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Nehmer in 1961 was 56, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nehmer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nehmer 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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