Gomer Name Meaning

English: from Middle English Godmer, a blend of two names, Old English Godmær and Old Northern French Godmar, both composed of the Germanic elements god ‘good’ or god ‘god’ + meri, mari ‘famous’.

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


Similar surnames: Gower, Omer, Homer, Romer, Gover, Comer, Game, Rimer, Dormer, Gromer

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Gomer Family Origin

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Gomer Family Occupations

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  • Mason

    12%
  • Plasterer

    6%
  • Charwoman

    4%
  • Cooper

    4%

In 1881, Mason, Plasterer and Charwoman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gomer. The most common Gomer occupation in the UK was Mason. 12% of Gomer's were Masons. A less common occupation for the Gomer family was Cooper.

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Gomer Historical Records

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Gomer Life Expectancy

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Between 1946 and 2004, Gomer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Gomer in 1946 was 50, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gomer

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