Humer Family History

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Humer 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: Huber, Homer, Hamer, Rumer, Huser, Humber, Huger, Hume, Kumer, Hummer

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Humer Family Origin

Where is the Humer family from?

Humer Family Occupations

What did your Humer ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Cotton Twester Textile (ret and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Humer. 25% of Humer men worked as a Cotton Twester Textile (ret and 67% of Humer women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Humer were Pork Butcher and Cotton Spinner Incapacitat

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Cotton Twester Textile (ret
    25%
  • Iron Dresser Heavy Wor
    25%
  • Packer (radio)
    25%
  • Pork Butcher
    25%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    67%
  • Cotton Spinner Incapacitat
    34%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Humer Historical Records

What Humer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Humer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Humer census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Humer

Passenger List

There are 793 immigration records available for the last name Humer. 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 932 military records available for the last name Humer. For the veterans among your Humer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Humer Life Expectancy

What is the average Humer lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Humer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Humer in 1962 was 69, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Humer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Humer 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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