Baumer Family History

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Baumer Name Meaning

(also Bäumer) from an agent derivative of Baum 1. in Westphalia Bäumer denotes an occupational name for a border or customs official, from Middle Low German bom ‘barrier’ + -er suffix of agent nouns.

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


Similar surnames: Baumler, Balmer, Bauer, Gaumer, Bauser, Baumel, Bauder, Hammer

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Baumer Family Origin

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Baumer Family Occupations

What did your Baumer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Baumer. A less common occupation for the Baumer family was Painter. The most common Baumer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Baumer's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Painter

    4%

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

Baumer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Baumer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Baumer 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Baumer. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Baumer. For the veterans among your Baumer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Baumer Life Expectancy

What is the average Baumer lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Baumer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Baumer in 1948 was 42, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Baumer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Baumer 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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