Brymer Family History

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Brymer Name Meaning

Scottish (Fife): variant spelling of Brimer, which is probably a variant of the ethnic name Bremner, denoting someone from Brabant in the Low Countries.

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

Similar surnames: Brimer, Bremer, Bramer, Rymer, Boyer, Bryer, Brehmer, Broder, Blumer

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Brymer Family Origin

Where is the Brymer family from?

Brymer Family Occupations

What did your Brymer ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Brymer family was Bankers Clerk. Iron Turner, Mill Worker and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brymer. The most common Brymer occupation in the UK was Iron Turner. 6% of Brymer's were Iron Turners.

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  • Iron Turner

  • Mill Worker

  • Annuitant

  • Bankers Clerk


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

Brymer Historical Records

What Brymer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Brymer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brymer 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Brymer. 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 926 military records available for the last name Brymer. For the veterans among your Brymer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brymer Life Expectancy

What is the average Brymer lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Brymer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Brymer in 1962 was 45, and 58 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brymer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brymer 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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