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Dahmer Name Meaning

North German and Danish: habitational name for someone from any of various places called Dahme, in Holstein, Mecklenburg, Brandenburg, or Silesia.

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


Similar surnames: Dahmen, Dammer, Dehmer, Dahler, Wahler, Dahle, Rahner, Daiker, Hamer

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Dahmer Family Origin

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Dahmer Family Occupations

What did your Dahmer ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Dahmer occupation in Canada was Farmer. 43% of Dahmer's were Farmers. Farmer, Going To School and Laborar were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dahmer. A less common occupation for the Dahmer family was Labourer.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Going To School

    14%
  • Laborar

    14%
  • Labourer

    14%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Dahmer ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Dahmer Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Dahmer ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Dahmer Life Expectancy

What is the average Dahmer lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, Dahmer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Dahmer in 1953 was 41, and 77 in 2004.

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