Cammer Family History

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Cammer Name Meaning

English: variant of Comer. Respelling of German Kammer.

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

Similar surnames: Crammer, Hammer, Commer, Camber, Camper, Comer, Kammer, Dimmer

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Cammer Family Origin

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Cammer Family Occupations

What did your Cammer ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Cammer family was Laundress. Cap Maker and Cap Manufacturer Employing 12 Girls were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Cammer. The most common Cammer occupation in the UK was Cap Maker. 50% of Cammer's were Cap Makers.

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  • Cap Maker

  • Cap Manufacturer Employing 12 Girls

  • Laundress


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

Cammer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Cammer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cammer 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 585 immigration records available for the last name Cammer. 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 671 military records available for the last name Cammer. For the veterans among your Cammer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cammer Life Expectancy

What is the average Cammer lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Cammer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Cammer in 1956 was 44, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cammer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cammer 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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