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Bulmer Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two places called Bulmer, in North Yorkshire and Essex, or from Boulmer in Northumberland. The first, recorded in Domesday Book as Bolemere, is named in Old English with bula ‘bull’ + mere ‘lake’, as is Boulmer; the second, found in early records as Bulenemera, is from bulena (genitive plural of bula) + mere ‘lake’.

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


Similar surnames: Fulmer, Balmer, Colmer, Buller, Burger, Blamer, Bolter, Ulmer, Bolmer

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Bulmer Family Origin

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Bulmer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • School

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Clerk

    4%

In 1881, the most common Bulmer occupation in Canada was Farmer. 37% of Bulmer's were Farmers. Farmer, School and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bulmer. A less common occupation for the Bulmer family was Clerk.

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Bulmer Life Expectancy

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