Tamer Family History

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Tamer Name Meaning

Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic tamir ‘rich in dates’.

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

Similar surnames: Tamez, Taber, Tager, Tomer, Mamer, Rater, Ramer, Damer, Hamer, Tauer

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Tamer Family Origin

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Tamer Family Occupations

What did your Tamer ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Annuitant and Brewer Employing 7 Men & 2 Boys were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tamer. A less common occupation for the Tamer family was Cabinet Maker. The most common Tamer occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 8% of Tamer's were Agricultural Labourers.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Annuitant

  • Brewer Employing 7 Men & 2 Boys

  • Cabinet Maker


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

Tamer Historical Records

What Tamer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Tamer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tamer 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 940 immigration records available for the last name Tamer. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Tamer. For the veterans among your Tamer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tamer Life Expectancy

What is the average Tamer lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2003, in the United States, Tamer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Tamer in 1961 was 45, and 82 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tamer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tamer 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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