Stemmer Family History

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Stemmer Name Meaning

North German: habitational name from places called Stemmen, Stemmer, or Stemmern.

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

Similar surnames: Stammer, Stemm, Stember, Stemper, Schemmer, Simmer, Stermer, Sterner

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Stemmer Family Origin

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Stemmer Family Occupations

What did your Stemmer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Stemmer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Stemmer's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Clerk For Frt. Depot R.R. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stemmer. A less common occupation for the Stemmer family was Custon House.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Clerk For Frt. Depot R.R.

  • Custon House


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

Stemmer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Stemmer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stemmer 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 716 immigration records available for the last name Stemmer. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Stemmer. For the veterans among your Stemmer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stemmer Life Expectancy

What is the average Stemmer lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Stemmer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Stemmer in 1956 was 65, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stemmer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stemmer 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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