Ramer Name Meaning

German: occupational name, perhaps for a dairy farmer, from Middle High German rom ‘cream’, or for a frame or loom-maker, from Middle High German ram(e) ‘frame’, ‘loom’. Possibly and altered spelling of German Römer (see Roemer).

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


Similar surnames: Rumer, Rader, Remer, Kramer, Romer, Hamer, Rater, Raymer, Raber

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Ramer Family Origin

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Ramer Family Occupations

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  • Ag. Labourer

    33%
  • Balance Or Scale Maker

    33%
  • Cotton Rover

    33%

In 1881, the most common Ramer occupation in the UK was Ag. Labourer. 33% of Ramer's were Ag. Labourers. A less common occupation for the Ramer family was Cotton Rover. Ag. Labourer and Balance Or Scale Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ramer.

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Ramer Historical Records

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Ramer Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, Ramer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Ramer in 1949 was 52, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ramer

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