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Blumer Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): artificial name based on Yiddish blum or German Blume ‘flower’. English (Durham): variant of Bloomer . German (mainly Blümer): variant of Blum .

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

Similar surnames: Plumer, Blume, Brumer, Buder, Beemer, Brummer, Blaser, Bramer, Baumel

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Where is the Blumer family from?

You can see how Blumer families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Blumer family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Blumer families were found in USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 14 Blumer families living in Quebec. This was about 70% of all the recorded Blumer's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Blumer families in 1911.
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What did your Blumer ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Blumer. 72% of Blumer men worked as a Farmer. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Farmer
  • Marchande
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Census Records

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Blumer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Blumer census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Blumer. 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 Cards

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Blumer. For the veterans among your Blumer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Blumer lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Blumer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Blumer in 1950 was 45, and 70 in 2004.

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