Lehmer Family History

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Lehmer Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of several places named Lehm. North German: occupational name for a worker with clay, from Middle Low German lem ‘clay’ + the agent suffix -er.

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


Similar surnames: Leimer, Rehmer, Lehner, Dehmer, Leber, Lehrer, Legler, Wehler, Lemer

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Lehmer Family Origin

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Lehmer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    15%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Brick Mason

    3%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lehmer family was Brick Mason. The most common Lehmer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Lehmer's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lehmer.

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Lehmer Historical Records

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Lehmer Life Expectancy

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