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Gemar Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German gemare ‘someone who provides a horse to make up a team’, ‘supportive neighbor’, ‘companion’ (a derivative of marh ‘horse’), hence a nickname for a farmer with only one horse or for a good neighbor.

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


Similar surnames: Gaar, Gear, Geyer, Geiman, Geary, Demar, Fear, Deman, German, Geier

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Gemar Family Origin

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Gemar Family Occupations

What did your Gemar ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gemar occupation in the USA was Market Garden. 100% of Gemar's were Market Gardens.

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  • Market Garden

    100%

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Gemar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gemar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gemar 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Gemar. 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 Gemar. For the veterans among your Gemar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gemar Life Expectancy

What is the average Gemar lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Gemar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Gemar in 1957 was 52, and 78 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gemar ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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