Ramer Name Meaning

German: occupational name, perhaps for a dairy farmer, from Middle High German rom ‘cream’, or for a frame or loom-maker, from Middle High German ram(e) ‘frame’, ‘loom’. Possibly and altered spelling of German Römer (see Roemer).

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


Similar surnames: Rumer, Rader, Remer, Kramer, Romer, Hamer, Rater, Raymer, Raber

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Ramer Family Origin

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Ramer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Scholar

    20%
  • Apiarist

    2%
  • Artist

    2%

In 1881, Farmer, Scholar and Apiarist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ramer. A less common occupation for the Ramer family was Artist. The most common Ramer occupation in Canada was Farmer. 29% of Ramer's were Farmers.

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Ramer Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Ramer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Ramer in 1949 was 52, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ramer

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