Armer Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a maker of arms and armor, from Anglo-Norman French armer ‘arms-maker’ (Old French armier). Originally this was a separate name from Armour, but in due course the two became inextricably confused.

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


Similar surnames: Larmer, Farmer, Arber, Harmer, Barber, Hammer, Armel, Hamer, Rimer

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Armer Family Origin

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Armer Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    15%
  • Labourer

    7%
  • Agr Labr

    4%
  • Coachman

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Armer family was Coachman. The most common Armer occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 15% of Armer's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Agr Labr were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Armer.

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Armer Historical Records

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Armer Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, Armer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Armer in 1945 was 58, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Armer

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