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Chrismer Name Meaning

perhaps an altered form of Krismer, a nickname for a grizzled or old man, from Old High German gris ‘gray’. alternatively, it may be a reduced form of Griessmeyer, from Middle High German griez ‘sand’ + meier ‘tenant farmer’ (see Meyer), a distinguishing name for a farmer whose soil was sandy.

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


Similar surnames: Crisler, Hilmer, Thrasher, Risner, Brimmer, Riser, Christel, Chrismon

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Chrismer Family Origin

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Chrismer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    33%
  • Cabinet Maker

    11%
  • Keeping House

    11%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Chrismer family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chrismer. The most common Chrismer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Chrismer's were Farmers.

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Chrismer Life Expectancy

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