Jermyn Family History

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Jermyn Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of German.

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

Similar surnames: Jerman, German, Werman, Jermain, Jarmin, Weyman, Ferman, Felman

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Jermyn Family Origin

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Jermyn Family Occupations

What did your Jermyn ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Carpenter joiner and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Jermyn. 3% of Jermyn men worked as a Carpenter joiner and 51% of Jermyn women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Jermyn were Shop Assistant Grocery and Private Means

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Carpenter joiner
  • General Labourer
  • Electrical Fitter
  • Shop Assistant Grocery

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Housewife
  • Elementary School Teacher
  • Private Means

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

Jermyn Historical Records

What Jermyn family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Jermyn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jermyn census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 19,000 immigration records available for the last name Jermyn. 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 914 military records available for the last name Jermyn. For the veterans among your Jermyn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jermyn Life Expectancy

What is the average Jermyn lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Jermyn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Jermyn in 1963 was 77, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jermyn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jermyn 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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