Woomer Family History

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Woomer Name Meaning

from the Old English personal name Wulfm?r, a compound of wulf ‘wool’ + mari, meri ‘famous’. habitational name from a lost place named Wolmoor (‘wolves’ moor’), in Ormskirk, Lancashire; possibly also from Woolmer Forest in Hampshire, Wolmer Farm in Ogbourne St George, Wiltshire, or Woomore Farm in Melksham Wiltshire, all meaning ‘wolves’ pool’.

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


Similar surnames: Pooler, Colmer, Cromer, Wolfer, Dormer, Omer, Woolen, Wooten, Boozer

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Woomer Family Origin

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Woomer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Engineer

    3%

In 1880, the most common Woomer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Woomer's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Woomer. A less common occupation for the Woomer family was Engineer.

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Woomer Historical Records

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Woomer Life Expectancy

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