Timmers Family History

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Timmers Name Meaning

Dutch: occupational name for a carpenter from Middle Dutch timmer ‘timber’.

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


Similar surnames: Timmer, Zimmer, Limmer, Wimmer, Kimmer, Simmer, Rimer, Trimmer

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Timmers Family Origin

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Timmers Family Occupations

What did your Timmers ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Timmers. 42% of Timmers men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    42%
  • Weaver
    17%
  • Asst Shipper
    9%
  • Butcher
    9%

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

Timmers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Timmers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Timmers 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 788 immigration records available for the last name Timmers. 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 356 military records available for the last name Timmers. For the veterans among your Timmers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Timmers Life Expectancy

What is the average Timmers lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Timmers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Timmers in 1963 was 78, and 60 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Timmers

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Timmers ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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