Bremmer Family History

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Bremmer Name Meaning

German: nickname for an obnoxious or grumpy person, from an agent derivative of Middle High German bremen ‘to buzz or grumble’. Probably an altered spelling of Bremer.

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

Similar surnames: Brummer, Brimmer, Bremer, Brester, Klemmer, Tremper, Brehmer, Breuer

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Bremmer Family Origin

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Bremmer Family Occupations

What did your Bremmer ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Journalist, Baker and Builders Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bremmer. A less common occupation for the Bremmer family was Carter. The most common Bremmer occupation in the UK was Journalist. 12% of Bremmer's were Journalists.

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  • Journalist

  • Baker

  • Builders Clerk

  • Carter


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

Bremmer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Bremmer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bremmer 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Bremmer. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Bremmer. For the veterans among your Bremmer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bremmer Life Expectancy

What is the average Bremmer lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Bremmer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Bremmer in 1951 was 41, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bremmer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bremmer 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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