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Haemer Family History

Haemer Name 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: Hamer, Hammer, Harmer, Hanmer, Haener, Haeger, Palmer, Hacker, Homer

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Where is the Haemer family from?

You can see how Haemer families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Haemer family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Haemer families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 7 Haemer families living in New York. This was about 88% of all the recorded Haemer's in USA. New York had the highest population of Haemer families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Haemer surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Haemer ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Haemer. 43% of Haemer men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Haemer women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Haemer were Carpenter and Cook. .

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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 1940

  • Laborer
    43%
  • Farm Laborer
    29%
  • Carpenter
    29%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housework
    50%
  • Cook
    50%
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What Haemer family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 414 census records available for the last name Haemer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Haemer 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 71 immigration records available for the last name Haemer. 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 83 military records available for the last name Haemer. For the veterans among your Haemer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Haemer lifespan?

Between 1968 and 2004, in the United States, Haemer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Haemer in 1968 was 84, and 87 in 2004.

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