Gerdeman Family History

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Gerdeman Name Meaning

German (Gerdemann): habitational name for someone from a place near Hannover named Gerden.

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


Similar surnames: Gerde, German, Gerleman, Gerstman, Geiman, Greenan, Herdman, Wernsman

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Gerdeman Family Origin

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Gerdeman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    71%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    7%
  • Merchant

    7%
  • Retired Merchant

    7%

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In 1880, Farmer, Dry Goods Merchant and Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gerdeman. The most common Gerdeman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 71% of Gerdeman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gerdeman family was Retired Merchant.

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Gerdeman Historical Records

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Gerdeman Life Expectancy

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