Niedermeyer Family History

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Niedermeyer Name Meaning

German and Dutch: distinguishing name for a farmer (see Meyer) who had a farm lower (Middle High German nider(e)) than the neighboring one(s).

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


Similar surnames: Wiedmeyer, Wedemeyer, Lindenmeyer, Nordmeyer, Neumeyer, Sundermeyer

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Niedermeyer Family Origin

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Niedermeyer Family Occupations

What did your Niedermeyer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, farmer, Galv. Iron Works and Grocery were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Niedermeyer. The most common Niedermeyer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Niedermeyer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Niedermeyer family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Galv. Iron Works

    13%
  • Grocery

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%

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

Niedermeyer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Niedermeyer Life Expectancy

What is the average Niedermeyer lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Niedermeyer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Niedermeyer in 1952 was 45, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Niedermeyer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Niedermeyer 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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