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Wismer Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of various places named Wismer or Wismar, for example in Mecklenburg and Hesse.

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


Similar surnames: Wisner, Widmer, Simmer, Wiemer, Wasmer, Wimmer, Wieder, Wilmer

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Wismer Family Origin

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Wismer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Retired Farmer

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wismer family was Retired Farmer. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wismer. The most common Wismer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Wismer's were Farmers.

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Wismer Historical Records

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Wismer Life Expectancy

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