Zeimet Family History

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Zeimet Name Meaning

Western German and Luxembourgeois: probably a variant spelling of Zeimert, a variant of Zeumer, an occupational name for a harness maker, from an agent derivative of Middle High German zoum ‘bridle’.

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

Similar surnames: Zimet, Zeiner, Zeiger, Leimer, Zeier, Zeise, Reiser, Zeiler, Zehner

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Zeimet Family Origin

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Zeimet Family Occupations

What did your Zeimet ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Zeimet occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Zeimet's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Zeimet family was Laborer. Farmer, Farmer & Mason and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zeimet.

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  • Farmer

  • Farmer & Mason

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Zeimet ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Zeimet Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Zeimet. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zeimet census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 116 immigration records available for the last name Zeimet. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 401 military records available for the last name Zeimet. For the veterans among your Zeimet ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Zeimet Life Expectancy

What is the average Zeimet lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Zeimet life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Zeimet in 1959 was 52, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zeimet

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Zeimet ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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