Deemer Family History

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Deemer Name Meaning

English: from Old English demere ‘judge’, an agent derivative of demian ‘to judge’. Compare Deem. Altered spelling of German Diemer.

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

Similar surnames: Dermer, Demmer, Deamer, Beemer, Deremer, Detmer, Deener, Deimler

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Deemer Family Origin

Where is the Deemer family from?

Deemer Family Occupations

What did your Deemer ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Deemer occupation in the UK was Almswoman. 20% of Deemer's were Almswomans. Almswoman, Carman and Coal Porter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Deemer. A less common occupation for the Deemer family was Formerly A Nurse.

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  • Almswoman

  • Carman

  • Coal Porter

  • Formerly A Nurse


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

Deemer Historical Records

What Deemer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Deemer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Deemer 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 689 immigration records available for the last name Deemer. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Deemer. For the veterans among your Deemer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Deemer Life Expectancy

What is the average Deemer lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Deemer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Deemer in 1953 was 25, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Deemer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Deemer 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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