Blamer Family History

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Blamer Name Meaning

English: possibly an altered form of northern English Blamire, which is of uncertain origin. It may be a habitational name from a place named with the Old Norse elements blár ‘dark’ + mýrr ‘swamp’, ‘marsh’. The place Blamires in West Yorkshire takes its name from the surname rather than vice versa.

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

Similar surnames: Beaver, Hamer, Lamer, Baker, Beamer, Blake, Bramer, Beaber, Blair

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Blamer Family Origin

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Blamer Family Occupations

What did your Blamer ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Colliery Hewer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Blamer. 13% of Blamer men worked as a Colliery Hewer and 45% of Blamer women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Blamer were General Labourer (heavy Worker) and House Hold Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Colliery Hewer
  • Cooling Clerk N A A R
  • Electrician Electric Suppl Undertaking
  • General Labourer (heavy Worker)

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Duties Unpai
  • Elementary School Teacher
  • House Hold Duties

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

Blamer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Blamer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Blamer 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 232 immigration records available for the last name Blamer. 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 261 military records available for the last name Blamer. For the veterans among your Blamer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Blamer Life Expectancy

What is the average Blamer lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2003, in the United States, Blamer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Blamer in 1959 was 55, and 90 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Blamer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Blamer 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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