Humeyer Family History

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Humeyer 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: Homeyer, Meyer, Heyer, Neumeyer, Humber, Hummer, Harmeyer, Homeier

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Humeyer Family Origin

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Humeyer Family Occupations

What did your Humeyer ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Nurse were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Humeyer. 40% of Humeyer men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Humeyer women worked as a Nurse. Some less common occupations for Americans named Humeyer were Truck Driver and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    40%
  • Labor Trainer
    20%
  • Stack Clerk
    20%
  • Truck Driver
    20%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Nurse
    50%
  • Teacher
    50%

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

Humeyer Historical Records

What Humeyer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 54 census records available for the last name Humeyer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Humeyer 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 53 immigration records available for the last name Humeyer. 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 2 military records available for the last name Humeyer. For the veterans among your Humeyer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Humeyer Life Expectancy

What is the average Humeyer lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Humeyer 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Humeyer

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