Merman Family History

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Merman Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of North German Meermann, a topographic name for someone living by a large lake.

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


Similar surnames: German, Amerman, Erman, Mesman, Werman, Derman, Jerman, Moerman

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Merman Family Origin

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Merman Family Occupations

What did your Merman ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Labourer

    22%
  • Agricultral Laborer

    11%
  • Book Binder

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%

In 1881, Labourer, Agricultral Laborer and Book Binder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Merman. A less common occupation for the Merman family was Farmer. The most common Merman occupation in the UK was Labourer. 22% of Merman's were Labourers.

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Merman Historical Records

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Merman Life Expectancy

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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