Zimmer Family History

Meaning of surname: Zimmer

Zimmer is a common surname of German origin meaning "room" or "chamber". It is commonly associated with Zimmerman and Zimmermann, both German for the occupational surname Carpenter, meaning a worker of wood or literally translated "room man" (i.e. someone who builds wooden structures to be lived in).

We found 616,140 Genealogy and Family History Records for Zimmer in our Newspaper Archive.

Details for Zimmer surname:

601,889 Digital Copies of Newspapers
5,589 Pictures of Obituaries
1,331 Government Documents
10 Historical Books
7,321 Social Security Death Records

Zimmer Surname

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