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 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Baumer. 19% of Baumer men worked as a Farmer and 16% of Baumer women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Baumer were Machinist and New Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Machinist

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Stenographer
  • Housework
  • New Worker

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Baumer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 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 2,000 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 5,000 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

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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.

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