Bomer Name Meaning

Variant of German Böhmer, an ethnic name for an inhabitant of Bohemia (see Boehm).

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


Similar surnames: Homer, Bohmer, Borer, Comer, Omer, Boyer, Boker, Romer, Boner, Boler

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Bomer Family Origin

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Bomer Family Occupations

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  • Clerk

    17%
  • Cooper

    17%
  • Engraver

    17%
  • Polisher

    17%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bomer family was Polisher. The most common Bomer occupation in Canada was Clerk. 17% of Bomer's were Clerks. Clerk, Cooper and Engraver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bomer.

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Bomer Historical Records

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Bomer Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Bomer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Bomer in 1942 was 51, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bomer

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