Dimmer Family History

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Dimmer Name Meaning

English: of uncertain derivation. Reaney suggests this is from Old French dix mars ‘ten marks’, presumably as a nickname for someone who owed this as a feudal due or paid it in rent. German: variant of the personal name Dietmar (see Dittmar).

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


Similar surnames: Wimmer, Limmer, Dommer, Diemer, Nimmer, Demmer, Dimler, Timmer

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Dimmer Family Origin

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Dimmer Family Occupations

What did your Dimmer ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, agricultural Labourer, Bootmaker and Groom (8.1) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dimmer. A less common occupation for the Dimmer family was Laundress. The most common Dimmer occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 25% of Dimmer's were Agricultural Labourers.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    25%
  • Bootmaker

    6%
  • Groom (8.1)

    6%
  • Laundress

    6%

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Dimmer Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Dimmer ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Dimmer Life Expectancy

What is the average Dimmer lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, Dimmer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Dimmer in 1957 was 73, and 66 in 2004.

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