Gudeman Family History

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Gudeman Name Meaning

North German: complimentary nickname from guder man ‘good man’.

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


Similar surnames: Sudman, Goeman, Buseman, Huseman, Gutman, Guderian, Wurdeman

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Gudeman Family Origin

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Gudeman Family Occupations

What did your Gudeman ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Gudeman. 27% of Gudeman men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Gudeman women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gudeman were Butcher and Housework

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    27%
  • Farm Laborer
    9%
  • Salesman
    7%
  • Butcher
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    20%
  • Bookkeeper
    8%
  • House Keeper
    8%
  • Housework
    8%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Gudeman Historical Records

What Gudeman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 874 census records available for the last name Gudeman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gudeman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Gudeman

Passenger List

There are 250 immigration records available for the last name Gudeman. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 146 military records available for the last name Gudeman. For the veterans among your Gudeman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gudeman Life Expectancy

What is the average Gudeman lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Gudeman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Gudeman in 1963 was 69, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gudeman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gudeman ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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