Emmer Name Meaning

German (Bavaria): from Middle High German emmer ‘grain’, a topographic name for someone who lived by land where grain was grown, a status name for someone who owned such land, or a metonymic occupational name for someone who grew or dealt in grain.

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


Similar surnames: Elmer, Ammer, Hammer, Sommer, Eder, Kemper, Demmer, Emter, Gemmer

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Emmer Family Origin

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Emmer Family Occupations

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  • Charwoman

    100%

In 1881, the most common Emmer occupation in the UK was Charwoman. 100% of Emmer's were Charwomans.

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Emmer Historical Records

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Emmer Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, Emmer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Emmer in 1956 was 55, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Emmer

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