Gemmer Family History

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Gemmer Name Meaning

German: from a personal name Gamer, from Old High German gamel ‘joy’, ‘play’. Compare Gammel.

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


Similar surnames: Lemmer, Gemmel, Demmer, Germer, Emmer, Gemme, Kummer, Geimer, Getter

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Gemmer Family Origin

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Gemmer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Black Smith

    25%

In 1881, the most common Gemmer occupation in Canada was Farmer. 75% of Gemmer's were Farmers. Farmer and Black Smith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gemmer.

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Gemmer Historical Records

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Gemmer Life Expectancy

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