Gaumer Family History

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Gaumer Name Meaning

German: occupational name for an official moral censor, a supervisor, or overseer, Middle High German goumer.

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

Similar surnames: Gauer, Baumer, Gauger, Laumer, Mauter, Laufer, Maurer, Hammer, Game

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Gaumer Family Origin

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Gaumer Family Occupations

What did your Gaumer ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Gaumer. 16% of Gaumer men worked as a Laborer and 18% of Gaumer women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gaumer were Truck Driver and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Clerk
  • Stenographer
  • Teacher

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

Gaumer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Gaumer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gaumer 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 383 immigration records available for the last name Gaumer. 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 Gaumer. For the veterans among your Gaumer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gaumer Life Expectancy

What is the average Gaumer lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Gaumer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Gaumer in 1955 was 51, and 78 in 2004.

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