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Neumeyer Name Meaning

German: distinguishing name for a newly appointed steward or tenant farmer, or one who was a newcomer to an area, from Middle High German niuwe ‘new’ + meier ‘steward’, ‘tenant farmer’ (see Meyer 1). In compound names -meyer and -man(n) were often treated as near synonyms and were used interchangeably, as for example Neumann, -meyer, Nettemann, -meyer, Schmittmann, -meyer.

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


Similar surnames: Altmeyer, Niemeyer, Wedemeyer, Meyer, Kammeyer, Dammeyer, Sellmeyer

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Neumeyer Family Origin

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Neumeyer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Grocer

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Neumeyer family was Grocer. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Neumeyer. The most common Neumeyer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Neumeyer's were Farmers.

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