Brammer Family History

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Brammer Name Meaning

German; Danish and Swedish (of German origin): habitational name from either of two places called Brammer, near Rendsburg and Verden. English: variant of Bramhall, or possibly a habitational name from Breamore in Hampshire (from Old English brom ‘broom’ + mor ‘moor’, ‘marsh’). Possibly a variant of Bremmer.

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


Similar surnames: Krammer, Bramer, Grammer, Blamer, Brander, Stammer, Rammel, Rammer

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Brammer Family Origin

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Brammer Family Occupations

What did your Brammer ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Brammer. 2% of Brammer men worked as a General Labourer and 51% of Brammer women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Brammer were Colliery Hewer and Domestic Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    2%
  • Builders Labourer
    2%
  • Incapacitated
    2%
  • Colliery Hewer
    1%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    51%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    3%
  • Housewife
    3%
  • Domestic Servant
    2%

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

Brammer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 29,000 census records available for the last name Brammer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brammer 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Brammer. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Brammer. For the veterans among your Brammer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brammer Life Expectancy

What is the average Brammer lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Brammer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Brammer in 1948 was 43, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brammer

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