Ferdman Family History

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Ferdman Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): occupational name for a coachman, from Yiddish ferd ‘horse’ + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Farbman, Herdman, Berman, Derman, Furman, Fredman, Berkman, Heldman

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Ferdman Family Origin

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Ferdman Family Occupations

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  • Drayman

    25%
  • Dry Goods Clerk

    25%
  • Liquor Dealer

    25%
  • Painter

    25%

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In 1880, Drayman, Dry Goods Clerk and Liquor Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ferdman. The most common Ferdman occupation in the USA was Drayman. 25% of Ferdman's were Draymans. A less common occupation for the Ferdman family was Painter.

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Ferdman Historical Records

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Ferdman Life Expectancy

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