Primer Family History

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Primer Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Serbian: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Rimes, Rimer, Prime, Primmer, Climer, Prier, Peiser, Larimer, Piper

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Primer Family Origin

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Primer Family Occupations

What did your Primer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Primer family was Day Laborer. The most common Primer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Primer's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Primer.

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Day Laborer

    5%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Primer ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Primer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Primer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Primer 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Primer. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Primer. For the veterans among your Primer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Primer Life Expectancy

What is the average Primer lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Primer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Primer in 1965 was 67, and 59 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Primer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Primer ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Primer Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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