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Ellerman Name Meaning

English: variant of Elman 3. Americanized spelling of German Ellermann, a variant of Eller 1.

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


Similar surnames: Eilerman, Elleman, Ellman, Eckerman, Hellerman, Kellerman, Eyerman

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Ellerman Family Origin

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Ellerman Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant

    17%
  • Artist (Painter)

    17%
  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Locksmith

    17%

In 1881, Annuitant, Artist (Painter) and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ellerman. The most common Ellerman occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 17% of Ellerman's were Annuitants. A less common occupation for the Ellerman family was Locksmith.

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Ellerman Historical Records

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Ellerman Life Expectancy

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Famous Ellerman Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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