Almer Name Meaning

German: from the personal name Adelmar, composed of the Germanic elements adal ‘noble’ + mar ‘famous’. Swedish (Almér): topographic or ornamental name from alm ‘elm’ + the common surname element -ér, a shortened form of Latin -erus ‘descendant of’.

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


Similar surnames: Elmer, Palmer, Almen, Balmer, Alder, Alber, Ulmer, Alger, Alter

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Almer Family Origin

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Almer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Cabinet Maker

    11%
  • Cheese Maker

    11%
  • Housekeeping

    11%

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In 1880, Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Cheese Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Almer. The most common Almer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Almer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Almer family was Housekeeping.

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Almer Historical Records

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Almer Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Almer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Almer in 1962 was 72, and 64 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Almer

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