Timmers Family History

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Timmers Name Meaning

Dutch: occupational name for a carpenter from Middle Dutch timmer ‘timber’.

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

Similar surnames: Timmer, Zimmer, Limmer, Wimmer, Kimmer, Simmer, Rimer, Trimmer

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Timmers Family Origin

Where is the Timmers family from?

Timmers Family Occupations

What did your Timmers ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Timmers family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Timmers. The most common Timmers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Timmers's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Engineer

  • Farming


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

Timmers Historical Records

What Timmers family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Timmers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Timmers 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 788 immigration records available for the last name Timmers. 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 356 military records available for the last name Timmers. For the veterans among your Timmers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Timmers Life Expectancy

What is the average Timmers lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Timmers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Timmers in 1963 was 78, and 60 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Timmers

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Timmers 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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