Dunmire Family History

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Dunmire Name Meaning

Perhaps a variant of Scottish Dunmore, a variant of Dunmore. Alternatively, a respelling of German Dannmeyer or Dannmeier, a distinguishing name for a farmer (see Meyer) whose farm was by a pine forest (Middle Low German dan, Middle High German tan ‘pine tree’, ‘pine forest’).

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


Similar surnames: Turnmire, Dunmore, Fesmire, Pugmire, Plymire, Denmark, Dunker

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Dunmire Family Origin

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Dunmire Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Labor

    9%
  • Carpenter

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Dunmire occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Dunmire's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Labor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dunmire. A less common occupation for the Dunmire family was Carpenter.

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Dunmire Life Expectancy

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