Osmer Name Meaning

English and North German: from an Old English and Continental Germanic personal name composed of Old English, Old Saxon os ‘god’ + Old English m?r, Old Saxon mere ‘famous’.

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


Similar surnames: Omer, Oster, Oser, Hamer, Osman, Comer, Osen, Opper, Colmer, Bolmer

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Osmer Family Origin

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Osmer Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant

    17%
  • Farm Labourer

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Grocer

    17%

In 1881, Annuitant, Farm Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Osmer. A less common occupation for the Osmer family was Grocer. The most common Osmer occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 17% of Osmer's were Annuitants.

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Osmer Historical Records

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Osmer Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Osmer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Osmer in 1947 was 39, and 88 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Osmer

Famous Osmer Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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