Diemer Family History

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Diemer Name Meaning

North German and Frisian: from a reduced form of the personal name Dietmar (see Dittmar).

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

Similar surnames: Diener, Dimmer, Siemer, Wiemer, Dieter, Dieken, Rieber, Hilmer

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Diemer Family Origin

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Diemer Family Occupations

What did your Diemer ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Builders Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Diemer. 9% of Diemer men worked as a Builders Labourer and 62% of Diemer women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Diemer were Corwman and Private Means

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Builders Labourer
  • Carpenter
  • Clerk (bank)
  • Corwman

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Music Teacher
  • Cook
  • Private Means

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Diemer Historical Records

What Diemer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Diemer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Diemer 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 Diemer. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Diemer. For the veterans among your Diemer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Diemer Life Expectancy

What is the average Diemer lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Diemer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Diemer in 1949 was 36, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Diemer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Diemer 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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