Birchmeier Family History

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Birchmeier Name Meaning

Swiss German: distinguishing name for a tenant farmer whose farm was by a birch wood, from Middle High German birche ‘birch’ + meier ‘(tenant) farmer’ (see Meyer).

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


Similar surnames: Kirchmeier, Berkemeier, Buchmeier, Bachmeier, Bergmeier, Burgmeier

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Birchmeier Family Origin

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Birchmeier Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Farm Work

    20%
  • Marble Worker

    20%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Birchmeier family was Marble Worker. The most common Birchmeier occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Birchmeier's were Farmers. Farmer and Farm Work were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Birchmeier.

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Birchmeier Historical Records

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Birchmeier Life Expectancy

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