Neer Name Meaning

Dutch (also van Neer): habitational name from a place called Neer in the Netherlands. German: variant of Neher. Jewish: (Ashkenazic): variant of Neier.

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


Similar surnames: Neder, Nier, Leer, Beer, Geer, Deer, Peer, Neier, Neyer, Meer

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Neer Family Origin

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Neer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Moulder

    50%

In 1881, Farmer and Moulder were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Neer. The most common Neer occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Neer's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Neer | Data not to scale

Neer Historical Records

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Neer Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Neer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Neer in 1948 was 41, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Neer

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