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Edelmann Name Meaning

German (Edelmann): status name, from Middle High German edel ‘noble’ + man ‘man’. In the Middle Ages, the Edelmann ranked below the Graf and the Ritter and above the free citizens and the masses of the servile population. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Edelman.

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


Similar surnames: Edelman, Adelmann, Adelman, Eidelman, Eiermann, Engelmann, Lederman

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Edelmann Family Origin

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Edelmann Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Music Teacher

    9%
  • Baker

    5%
  • Brick Mason

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Edelmann family was Brick Mason. The most common Edelmann occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Edelmann's were Farmers. Farmer, Music Teacher and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Edelmann.

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Edelmann Historical Records

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Edelmann Life Expectancy

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