Reimer Family History

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Reimer Name Meaning

German: from a Germanic personal name, a reduced form of Reinmar, composed of the elements ragin ‘counsel’ + mari, meri ‘fame’.

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


Similar surnames: Remer, Redmer, Reimel, Reiner, Eimer, Heimer, Weimer, Rediger, Reider

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Reimer Family Origin

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Reimer Family Occupations

What did your Reimer ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and At Home were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Reimer. 66% of Reimer men worked as a Farmer and 43% of Reimer women worked as an At Home. Some less common occupations for Americans named Reimer were Student and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    66%
  • Farmers Son
    9%
  • Labourer
    7%
  • Student
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • At Home
    43%
  • Farmer
    29%
  • Stenographer
    29%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Reimer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 48,000 census records available for the last name Reimer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reimer 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 11,000 immigration records available for the last name Reimer. 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 10,000 military records available for the last name Reimer. For the veterans among your Reimer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reimer Life Expectancy

What is the average Reimer lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Reimer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Reimer in 1945 was 26, and 79 in 2004.

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