Dimmer Family History

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Dimmer Name Meaning

English: of uncertain derivation. Reaney suggests this is from Old French dix mars ‘ten marks’, presumably as a nickname for someone who owed this as a feudal due or paid it in rent. German: variant of the personal name Dietmar (see Dittmar).

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


Similar surnames: Wimmer, Limmer, Dommer, Diemer, Nimmer, Demmer, Dimler, Timmer

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Dimmer Family Origin

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Dimmer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Grocer

    7%
  • House Painter

    7%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dimmer. A less common occupation for the Dimmer family was House Painter. The most common Dimmer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Dimmer's were Farmers.

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Dimmer Historical Records

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Dimmer Life Expectancy

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