Zellmer Family History

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Zellmer Name Meaning

German: reduced form of Zellmeyer (see Sellmeier).

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


Similar surnames: Keller, Weltmer, Geller, Hellmer, Bellmer, Zellner, Deller, Zillmer

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Zellmer Family Origin

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Zellmer Family Occupations

What did your Zellmer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Zellmer family was Gardener. The most common Zellmer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 69% of Zellmer's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Dry Goods Merch were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zellmer.

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  • Farmer

    69%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Dry Goods Merch

    6%
  • Gardener

    6%

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

Zellmer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Zellmer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zellmer 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Zellmer. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Zellmer. For the veterans among your Zellmer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Zellmer Life Expectancy

What is the average Zellmer lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Zellmer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Zellmer in 1958 was 33, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zellmer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Zellmer 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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