Bolmer Family History

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Bolmer Name Meaning

English: variant of Bulmer. Dutch: probably from the Germanic personal name Baldemar, composed of the elements bald ‘bold’ + mar ‘famous’.

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

Similar surnames: Balmer, Bolger, Bowmer, Bulmer, Bolter, Omer, Osmer, Boomer, Boler

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Bolmer Family Origin

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Bolmer Family Occupations

What did your Bolmer ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Brass Moulder core Maker Hea Wor and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Bolmer. 8% of Bolmer men worked as a Brass Moulder core Maker Hea Wor and 40% of Bolmer women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bolmer were Journeyman Cmaker Retired and Cakemaker

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Brass Moulder core Maker Hea Wor
  • Director Of Commercial Company Retired
  • General Labourer
  • Journeyman Cmaker Retired

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Retired
  • Burler mender Textil
  • Cakemaker

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

Bolmer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bolmer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bolmer 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 366 immigration records available for the last name Bolmer. 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 351 military records available for the last name Bolmer. For the veterans among your Bolmer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bolmer Life Expectancy

What is the average Bolmer lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2003, in the United States, Bolmer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Bolmer in 1948 was 61, and 55 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bolmer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bolmer 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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