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Nimmer Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Nimmer, Westphalia, derived from a prehistoric word nim, nam, with a probable meaning of ‘marsh’. South German: from the personal name Nidmar, composed of Old High German nit ‘hostility’ + mar ‘famous’.

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


Similar surnames: Limmer, Wimmer, Kimmer, Hilmer, Simmer, Kummer, Timmer, Dimmer

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Nimmer Family Origin

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Nimmer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nimmer. A less common occupation for the Nimmer family was Keeping House. The most common Nimmer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Nimmer's were Farmers.

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Nimmer Historical Records

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Nimmer Life Expectancy

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Famous Nimmer Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)

Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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