Somer Name Meaning

English and Irish: variant of Summer. Irish: variant of Summer or Summers. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Sommer.

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


Similar surnames: Sommer, Somers, Sohmer, Sober, Komer, Seger, Simmer, Zomer, Homer

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Somer Family Origin

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Somer Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    67%
  • Not Given

    33%

In 1881, Cultivateur and Not Given were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Somer. The most common Somer occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 67% of Somer's were Cultivateurs.

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Somer Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Somer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Somer in 1963 was 73, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Somer

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