Ziemer Family History

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Ziemer Name Meaning

North German: variant spelling of Siemer.

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

Similar surnames: Diemer, Zieber, Zieser, Ziesmer, Riemer, Kiener, Cremer, Sieker

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Ziemer Family Origin

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Ziemer Family Occupations

What did your Ziemer ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ziemer. 15% of Ziemer men worked as a Farmer and 7% of Ziemer women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ziemer were Machinist and Waitress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Machinist

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Housekeeper
  • Maid
  • Waitress

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Ziemer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Ziemer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ziemer 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Ziemer. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Ziemer. For the veterans among your Ziemer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ziemer Life Expectancy

What is the average Ziemer lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Ziemer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Ziemer in 1951 was 52, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ziemer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ziemer 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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