Roemer Family History

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Roemer Name Meaning

nickname for a pilgrim, Middle High German Rœmer (literally ‘Roman’). habitational name for someone from Rom near Ludwigslust or Röhmen in Württemberg. nickname from Middle Low German romer ‘braggart’. from a personal name composed of the Old High German elements hrod ‘renown’ + mari ‘outstanding’, ‘famous’. habitational name from a house so named because of its situation near Roman remains, as for example the Frankfurt city hall.

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


Similar surnames: Romer, Remer, Roeber, Rohmer, Roeger, Reder, Riemer, Roever, Sommer

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Roemer Family Origin

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Roemer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Saloon Keeper

    4%
  • Tailor

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Roemer family was Tailor. The most common Roemer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Roemer's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Saloon Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roemer.

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