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Dammer Name Meaning

Dutch: topographic name from dam ‘dike’ + the suffix -er, denoting an inhabitant. German: habitational name from any of several places in Silesia called Dammer.

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


Similar surnames: Damme, Dahmer, Hammer, Dammen, Rammer, Damer, Ammer, Kammer, Simmer

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Dammer Family Origin

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Dammer Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    50%
  • Bookkeeper

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%

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In 1880, the most common Dammer occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 50% of Dammer's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House, Bookkeeper and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dammer. A less common occupation for the Dammer family was Laborer.

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Dammer Historical Records

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Dammer Life Expectancy

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