Behmer Family History

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Behmer Name Meaning

German: variant of Boehmer.

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

Similar surnames: Bohmer, Behymer, Beamer, Behner, Beymer, Beemer, Rehmer, Dehmer

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Behmer Family Origin

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Behmer Family Occupations

What did your Behmer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Behmer family was Shoe Maker. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Behmer. The most common Behmer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Behmer's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Shoe Maker


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

Behmer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Behmer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Behmercensus 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 534 immigration records available for the last name Behmer. 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 850 military records available for the last name Behmer. For the veterans among your Behmer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Behmer Life Expectancy

What is the average Behmer lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Behmer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Behmer in 1955 was 57, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Behmer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Behmer 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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