Palmeter Family History

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Palmeter Name Meaning

Probably a variant of English Parmeter (see Parmenter).

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


Similar surnames: Parmeter, Palmiter, Palmatier, Palmateer, Parmiter, Almeter, Paster

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Palmeter Family Origin

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Palmeter Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Hardware Merchant

    5%

In 1880, the most common Palmeter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Palmeter's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Palmeter family was Hardware Merchant. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Palmeter.

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Palmeter Historical Records

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Palmeter Life Expectancy

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