Glassmeyer Family History

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Glassmeyer Name Meaning

German: identifying name for a tenant farmer called Nikolaus, from Glass, a reduced and altered form of the personal name Nikolaus, + Middle High German meier ‘tenant farmer’.

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


Similar surnames: Plassmeyer, Grassmyer, Altmeyer, Kammeyer, Rosemeyer, Lohmeyer

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Glassmeyer Family Origin

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Glassmeyer Family Occupations

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  • Farming

    40%
  • Basket Maker

    10%
  • Brush Maker

    10%
  • Butcher

    10%

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In 1880, Farming, Basket Maker and Brush Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Glassmeyer. The most common Glassmeyer occupation in the USA was Farming. 40% of Glassmeyer's were Farmings. A less common occupation for the Glassmeyer family was Butcher.

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Glassmeyer Historical Records

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Glassmeyer Life Expectancy

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