Krimmer Family History

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Krimmer Name Meaning

German: from an agent derivative of Middle High German krimmen ‘to pinch’, ‘to flex (the claws)’, a term used to denote a hawk or falcon and hence a nickname for someone thought to resemble a bird of prey or a metonymic occupational name for a falconer. Jewish (from Poland and Ukraine): inflected form of Krim.

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

Similar surnames: Klemmer, Kimmer, Brimmer, Krammer, Kimmel, Kummer, Wimmer, Zimmer

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Krimmer Family Origin

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Krimmer Family Occupations

What did your Krimmer ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Machinist was the top reported job for people in the US named Krimmer. 38% of Krimmer men worked as a Machinist

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Machinist
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Laborer

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

Krimmer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Krimmer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Krimmer 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 281 immigration records available for the last name Krimmer. 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 505 military records available for the last name Krimmer. For the veterans among your Krimmer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Krimmer Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Krimmer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Krimmer in 1963 was 74, and 81 in 2004.

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