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Geiman Name Meaning

German (Geimann): topographic name for someone who lived in open countryside, as opposed to a city dweller, from Middle High German gouw, göu ‘fertile country’, ‘open country’.

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


Similar surnames: German, Feeman, Pleiman, Werman, Heiman, Greimann, Derman, Perman

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Geiman Family Origin

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Geiman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • Farm Labor

    5%
  • Huckster

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Geiman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Geiman's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Labor and Huckster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Geiman. A less common occupation for the Geiman family was Laborer.

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Geiman Historical Records

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Geiman Life Expectancy

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