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Agmer Family History

Agmer Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Almer, Ager, Armer, Ammer, Agner, Agler, Amer, Palmer, Asker, Alger

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Where is the Agmer family from?

You can see how Agmer families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Agmer family name was found in the USA, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Agmer families were found in USA in 1880, and Scotland in 1841. In 1841 there were 2 Agmer families living in Angus. This was 100% of all the recorded Agmer's in Scotland. Angus had the highest population of Agmer families in 1841.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Agmer surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Agmer ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Gardener was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Agmer. 100% of Agmer men worked as a Gardener. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Gardener
    100%
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Census Records

There are 52 census records available for the last name Agmer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Agmer census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 8 immigration records available for the last name Agmer. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 3 military records available for the last name Agmer. For the veterans among your Agmer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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