Boehmer Family History

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Boehmer Name Meaning

German (Böhmer): ethnic name for a native or inhabitant of Bohemia (see Boehm). North German: topographic name for someone who lived by a barrier (German Schlagbaum), or perhaps a metonymic occupational name for a customs collector. Alternatively, in some cases it may have been an occupational name for someone who grew or tended trees or a topographic name for someone who lived by a conspicuous tree. Swedish: probably from German.

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


Similar surnames: Boehner, Boehm, Ohmer, Boehle, Boehmke, Boehne, Boerner, Lehmer

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Boehmer Family Origin

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Boehmer Family Occupations

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  • Clerk

    29%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Cooper

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Boehmer family was Farmer. Clerk, Carpenter and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boehmer. The most common Boehmer occupation in Canada was Clerk. 29% of Boehmer's were Clerks.

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Boehmer Historical Records

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Boehmer Life Expectancy

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