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Whitmer Name Meaning

English: variant of Whitmore 2. Americanized form of German Wittmeyer.

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


Similar surnames: Whitmyer, Whitner, Whitmoyer, Whitler, Wimmer, Whitmeyer, Witmer

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Whitmer Family Origin

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Whitmer Family Occupations

What did your Whitmer ancestors do for a living?

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  • Boot Finisher

    17%
  • Bricklayer

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Groom (ND)

    17%

In 1881, the most common Whitmer occupation in the UK was Boot Finisher. 17% of Whitmer's were Boot Finishers. Boot Finisher, Bricklayer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whitmer. A less common occupation for the Whitmer family was Groom (ND).

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Whitmer Historical Records

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Whitmer Life Expectancy

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Famous Whitmer Family

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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)

Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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