Sohmer Family History

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Sohmer Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone living by the grassy border of an area of cultivation (see Sohm 2). Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Sommer.

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


Similar surnames: Sommer, Ohmer, Bohmer, Somer, Sohm, Pohler, Bohner, Schwer, Sorter

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Sohmer Family Origin

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Sohmer Family Occupations

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

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  • Butcher

    15%
  • Machinist

    15%
  • Fitter In Shoes

    8%
  • Lawyer

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Sohmer occupation in the USA was Butcher. 15% of Sohmer's were Butchers. Butcher, Machinist and Fitter In Shoes were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sohmer. A less common occupation for the Sohmer family was Lawyer.

Source: Census data for Sohmer | Data not to scale

Sohmer Historical Records

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Sohmer Life Expectancy

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