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Girtman Name Meaning

South German and Swiss German: probably an occupational name for a maker of belts and straps or for a groom (in charge of harnesses and saddles), from Middle High German gürten ‘to gird’.

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


Similar surnames: Mittman, Wartman, Artman, Bartman, Wortman, Rittman, Gorman, Portman

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Girtman Family Origin

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Girtman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Brick Mason

    5%
  • Farming

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Brick Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Girtman. The most common Girtman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Girtman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Girtman family was Farming.

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Girtman Historical Records

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Girtman Life Expectancy

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