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Somers Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Summer or Summers. English (northern): patronymic from Summer.

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


Similar surnames: Somer, Sommers, Sommer, Sobers, Tomes, Simmers, Sayers, Gowers, Siers

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Somers Family Origin

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Somers Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • School

    10%
  • Farmers Son

    5%
  • Clerk

    4%

In 1881, Farmer, School and Farmers Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Somers. The most common Somers occupation in Canada was Farmer. 26% of Somers's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Somers family was Clerk.

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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