Reimers Family History

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Reimers Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from Reimer.

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

Similar surnames: Eimers, Remmers, Reiners, Remer, Meiers, Reckers, Helmers, Eilers

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Reimers Family Origin

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Reimers Family Occupations

What did your Reimers ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Butcher and Cabinet Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Reimers. The most common Reimers occupation in the UK was Butcher. 50% of Reimers's were Butchers.

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  • Butcher

  • Cabinet Maker


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Reimers ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Reimers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Reimers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reimers 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Reimers. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Reimers. For the veterans among your Reimers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reimers Life Expectancy

What is the average Reimers lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Reimers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Reimers in 1949 was 70, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reimers

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Reimers 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.

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