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Hammar Name Meaning

Swedish: habitational name from a place named with Old Norse hamarr ‘hammer’, ‘crag’, ‘cliff’.

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


Similar surnames: Hamar, Hamer, Hanmer, Hammer, Harmer, Hamm, Hamper, Kalmar, Haar

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Hammar Family Origin

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Hammar Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Farm

    7%
  • Baker

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hammar. A less common occupation for the Hammar family was Baker. The most common Hammar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Hammar's were Farmers.

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Hammar Historical Records

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Hammar Life Expectancy

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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