Rehmer Family History

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Rehmer Name Meaning

variant of Remer 2. habitational name from any of various places called Rehm, Rehme, or Rehmen, mostly in the northern parts of Germany. The place names probably derive from a field name from Middle Low German reme ‘strap’, ‘ribbon’, thus, by extension ‘strip of land’.

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


Similar surnames: Lehmer, Remer, Rehrer, Reder, Reher, Brehmer, Dehmer, Recker, Leimer

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Rehmer Family Origin

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Rehmer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Bar Keeper

    6%
  • Boot & Shoemaker

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Rehmer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Rehmer's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Bar Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rehmer. A less common occupation for the Rehmer family was Boot & Shoemaker.

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Rehmer Life Expectancy

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