Dohmer Family History

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Dohmer Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Dormer, Ohmer, Domer, Dommer, Dahmer, Sohmer, Rohmer, Dohner, Dohrer

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Dohmer Family Origin

Where is the Dohmer family from?

Dohmer Family Occupations

What did your Dohmer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Dohmer occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 50% of Dohmer's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dohmer.

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  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Dohmer Historical Records

What Dohmer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 205 census records available for the last name Dohmer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dohmer 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 36 immigration records available for the last name Dohmer. 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 48 military records available for the last name Dohmer. For the veterans among your Dohmer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dohmer Life Expectancy

What is the average Dohmer lifespan?

Between 1974 and 1980, in the United States, Dohmer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Dohmer in 1974 was 73, and 88 in 1980.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dohmer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dohmer 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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