Ermer Family History

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Ermer Name Meaning

German: from a Germanic personal name of uncertain etymology.

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

Similar surnames: Erber, Elmer, Germer, Eimer, Ehmer, Dermer, Werner, Ermel, Erler

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Ermer Family Origin

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Ermer Family Occupations

What did your Ermer ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ermer. 17% of Ermer men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Ermer women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ermer were Truck Driver and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
  • Maid

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Ermer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Ermer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ermer census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 715 immigration records available for the last name Ermer. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Ermer. For the veterans among your Ermer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ermer Life Expectancy

What is the average Ermer lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Ermer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Ermer in 1963 was 73, and 69 in 2004.

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