Killmeyer Family History

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Killmeyer Name Meaning

German: probably from a variant of Kilian + Middle High German meier ‘farmer’.

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


Similar surnames: Kallmeyer, Kohlmeyer, Sellmeyer, Kollmeyer, Altmeyer, Billmeyer

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Killmeyer Family Origin

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Killmeyer Family Occupations

What did your Killmeyer ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Clerk and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Killmeyer. 9% of Killmeyer men worked as a Clerk and 18% of Killmeyer women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Killmeyer were Painter and Landlady House Boy

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    9%
  • Laborer
    9%
  • Huckster
    4%
  • Painter
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    18%
  • Clerk
    12%
  • Chief Clerk
    6%
  • Landlady House Boy
    6%

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

Killmeyer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Killmeyer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Killmeyer 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 119 immigration records available for the last name Killmeyer. 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 340 military records available for the last name Killmeyer. For the veterans among your Killmeyer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Killmeyer Life Expectancy

What is the average Killmeyer lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Killmeyer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Killmeyer in 1963 was 85, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Killmeyer

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