Amer Family History

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Amer Name Meaning

Muslim: variant of Amir. Variant of English Amar.

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


Similar surnames: Hamer, Amber, Omer, Damer, Amen, Amir, Aker, Ater, Ager, Arey

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Amer Family Origin

Where is the Amer family from?

Amer Family Occupations

What did your Amer ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Amer family was Farmer. Butcher, Agri Lab and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Amer. The most common Amer occupation in the UK was Butcher. 9% of Amer's were Butchers.

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  • Butcher

    9%
  • Agri Lab

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Farmer

    4%

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

Amer Historical Records

What Amer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Amer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Amer 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 Amer. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Amer. For the veterans among your Amer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Amer Life Expectancy

What is the average Amer lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Amer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Amer in 1943 was 47, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Amer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Amer 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.

Famous Amer Family

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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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