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Shimer Surname History
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- Shimer family history
- Shimer country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
- Shimer last name meaning & etymology
- Shimer spelling & pronunciation
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Shimer Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Shimer may be very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Shimer may be difficult to determine based on whether the surname came in to being naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of family names that come from a professional trade, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Shimer Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Shimer come may come from a profession, such as the name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials. Some of these profession-based last names might be a profession in another language. This is why it is good to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many names like Shimer come from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, etc. In many cases these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".
Shimer Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Shimer were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Shimer. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Shimer name are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Shimer vary in how they're said and written as they travel across communities, family branches, and countries over the years.
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Shimer Family Tree
Here are a few of the Shimer genealogies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Shimers
- Richard A Shimer 1946 - 2010
- John A Shimer 1913 - 2004
- Elsie Shimer 1913 - 2003
- Anna Shimer 1905 - 1982
- Anna Shimer 1893 - 1982
- James Shimer 1920 - 1979
- Raymond Shimer 1890 - 1977
- Joseph Shimer 1896 - 1980
- Sarah Shimer 1903 - 1978
- Frank M Shimer 1919 - 1997