Redmer Family History

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Redmer Name Meaning

North German: from the Frisian personal name, composed of the Germanic elements rad ‘advice’, ‘counsel’ + mari, meri ‘fame’.

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

Similar surnames: Remer, Reimer, Reder, Redder, Radmer, Rediger, Recker, Ledger, Rehmer

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Redmer Family Origin

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Redmer Family Occupations

What did your Redmer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Redmer. The most common Redmer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Redmer's were Farmers.

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  • Laborer


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

Redmer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Redmer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Redmer 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 259 immigration records available for the last name Redmer. 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 431 military records available for the last name Redmer. For the veterans among your Redmer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Redmer Life Expectancy

What is the average Redmer lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Redmer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Redmer in 1948 was 45, and 90 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Redmer 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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