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Sohmer Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone living by the grassy border of an area of cultivation (see Sohm 2). Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Sommer.

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

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Sohmer Family Origin

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Sohmer Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    15%
  • Machinist

    15%
  • Fitter In Shoes

    8%
  • Lawyer

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sohmer family was Lawyer. Butcher, Machinist and Fitter In Shoes were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sohmer. The most common Sohmer occupation in the USA was Butcher. 15% of Sohmer's were Butchers.

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Sohmer Historical Records

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Sohmer Life Expectancy

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