Witmer Family History

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Witmer Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German Wittmer.

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


Similar surnames: Witwer, Widmer, Wimer, Whitmer, Wimmer, Widmar, Wiedmer, Detmer

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Witmer Family Origin

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Witmer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Witmer family was Carpenter. The most common Witmer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Witmer's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Witmer.

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Witmer Historical Records

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Witmer Life Expectancy

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Famous Witmer Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)

Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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