Omer Family History

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Omer Name Meaning

Muslim: variant of Omar. French: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements aud ‘wealth’ + mari, meri ‘renowned’. As a Huguenot name, it is also found in Germany. Possibly a respelling of German Ohmer.

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


Similar surnames: Romer, Gomer, Omar, Homer, Osmer, Oder, Oser, Opper, Ohmer, Ober

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Omer Family Origin

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Omer Family Occupations

What did your Omer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Omer family was Book Keeper. The most common Omer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Omer's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Boat Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Omer.

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Boat Hand

    2%
  • Book Keeper

    2%

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

Omer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Omer Life Expectancy

What is the average Omer lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Omer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Omer in 1944 was 44, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Omer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Omer 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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