Wymer Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Wymer, Old English Wigm?r (composed of the elements wig ‘war’ + m?r ‘famous’), reinforced by the cognate Continental Germanic form Wigmar, introduced into England from France by the Normans. This also became confused with an Old Breton personal name, Wiumarch, composed of the elements uuiu ‘worthy’ + march ‘horse’.

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


Similar surnames: Wyman, Osmer, Dyer, Wilmer, Hamer, Omer, Limer, Woomer, Comer, Ayer

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Wymer Family Origin

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Wymer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wymer family was Farm Laborer. The most common Wymer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Wymer's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wymer.

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Wymer Historical Records

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Wymer Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Wymer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Wymer in 1950 was 58, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wymer

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