Womer Family History

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Womer Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of Woolmer (see Woomer).

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

Similar surnames: Comer, Woomer, Homer, Somer, Bowmer, Wimer, Wymer, Omer, Gomer, Romer

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Womer Family Origin

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Womer Family Occupations

What did your Womer ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Womer. 10% of Womer men worked as a Laborer and 12% of Womer women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Womer were New Worker and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Truck Driver
  • New Worker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Housekeeper
  • Secretary
  • Clerk

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

Womer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Womer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Womer 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 367 immigration records available for the last name Womer. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Womer. For the veterans among your Womer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Womer Life Expectancy

What is the average Womer lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Womer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Womer in 1958 was 33, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Womer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Womer 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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