Detmer Family History

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Detmer Name Meaning

Variant spelling of North German Dettmer.

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


Similar surnames: Detter, Deter, Dehmer, Dermer, Deamer, Deemer, Dettmer, Delger

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Detmer Family Origin

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Detmer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Bar Tender

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Detmer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Detmer's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Bar Tender were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Detmer. A less common occupation for the Detmer family was Blacksmith.

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Detmer Historical Records

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Detmer Life Expectancy

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Famous Detmer Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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