Domer Name Meaning

German: of uncertain derivation. It may be an occupational name for a judge, Middle Low German domer, an agent derivative of domen ‘to judge or pass sentence’. Alternatively it could a nickname for a self-indulgent person, Middle Low German domer.

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


Similar surnames: Doner, Dorer, Comer, Dower, Doser, Romer, Dimler, Kober, Dover, Kover

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Domer Family Origin

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Domer Family Occupations

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  • Filer

    40%
  • Dressmaker

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Servant

    20%

In 1881, the most common Domer occupation in Canada was Filer. 40% of Domer's were Filers. A less common occupation for the Domer family was Servant. Filer, Dressmaker and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Domer.

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Domer Historical Records

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Domer Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Domer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Domer in 1945 was 38, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Domer

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