Ehmer Name Meaning

North German: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements agi ‘point (of a sword)’ + mar ‘fame’.

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


Similar surnames: Eimer, Elmer, Ermer, Hier, Osmer, Omer, Lehmer, Nehmer, Dehmer

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Ehmer Family Origin

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Ehmer Family Occupations

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  • Gardener

    40%
  • Clerk

    20%
  • Keeping House

    20%
  • Shoemaker

    20%

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In 1880, the most common Ehmer occupation in the USA was Gardener. 40% of Ehmer's were Gardeners. A less common occupation for the Ehmer family was Shoemaker. Gardener, Clerk and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ehmer.

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Ehmer Historical Records

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Ehmer Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Ehmer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Ehmer in 1959 was 55, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ehmer

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