Fesmire Family History
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Fesmire Name Meaning
Americanized spelling of German Fes(en)meyer or Fess(en)maier, from Middle High German, Middle Low German vesen ‘husk’, ‘chaff’, ‘spelt’ + meier ‘steward’, ‘(tenant) farmer’, hence an occupational name for an overseer or tax official in the grain trade or for a spelt grower.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Fosmire, Facemire, Dunmire, Plymire, Feige, Frymire, Jessie, Camire