Baumeister Family History

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Baumeister Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a builder, from Middle High German buwen ‘to build’ + meister ‘master’.

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

Similar surnames: Neumeister, Hameister, Hofmeister, Burmeister, Meister, Werkmeister

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Baumeister Family Origin

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Baumeister Family Occupations

What did your Baumeister ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Baumeister family was Keeping House. The most common Baumeister occupation in the USA was Laborer. 10% of Baumeister's were Laborers. Laborer, Tailor and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Baumeister.

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  • Laborer

  • Tailor

  • Farmer

  • Keeping House


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Baumeister Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Baumeister. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Baumeister 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Baumeister. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 8,000 military records available for the last name Baumeister. For the veterans among your Baumeister ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Baumeister Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Baumeister life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Baumeister in 1952 was 39, and 83 in 2004.

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