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Wilmer Name Meaning

German and English: from the Germanic personal name Wilmar (Old English Wilm?r), composed of the elements wil(l) ‘will’ + mar ‘famous’.

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

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Wilmer Family Origin

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Wilmer Family Occupations

What did your Wilmer ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Farming

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wilmer family was Farming. The most common Wilmer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Wilmer's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wilmer.

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Wilmer Historical Records

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Wilmer Life Expectancy

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Famous Wilmer Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)

Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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