Carmer Family History

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Carmer Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. The name is recorded in different parts of Germany, the Netherlands, and England in the 18th century, and was in the Hudson Valley from the 1740s on. In part at least, it may be a variant of Dutch Kermer ‘Carmelite’ (see Carmel).

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


Similar surnames: Farmer, Carmen, Calder, Carper, Carmel, Jarmer, Carver, Parmer

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Carmer Family Origin

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Carmer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farming

    3%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Carmer family was Farming. The most common Carmer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Carmer's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carmer.

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Carmer Historical Records

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Carmer Life Expectancy

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