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Germany Name Meaning

English (eastern counties): apparently a variant of German.

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


Similar surnames: German, Germann, Germain, Girman, Gorman, Garman, Jerman, Bermann

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Germany Family Origin

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Germany Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Germany ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    13%
  • Labourer

    10%
  • Ag. Lab.

    5%
  • College Servant

    5%

In 1881, the most common Germany occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 13% of Germany's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Ag. Lab. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Germany. A less common occupation for the Germany family was College Servant.

Source: Census data for Germany | Data not to scale

Germany Historical Records

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Germany Life Expectancy

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