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Walmer Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Walmer in Kent, so named from Old English wala (plural of walh ‘Briton’) + mere ‘pool’, or from Walmore Common in Gloucestershire.

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


Similar surnames: Balmer, Colmer, Waller, Palmer, Walker, Wilmer, Walder, Hamer, Calder

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Walmer Family Origin

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Walmer Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Walmer ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Works On Farm

    11%
  • Keeping House

    8%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Works On Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Walmer. A less common occupation for the Walmer family was Keeping House. The most common Walmer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Walmer's were Farmers.

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Walmer Historical Records

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Walmer Life Expectancy

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