Nierman Family History

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Nierman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): of uncertain origin, perhaps from Yiddish nir or German Niere ‘kidney’ + German Mann ‘man’. This surname is now well established in Mexico. Respelling of German Niermann.

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

Similar surnames: Niermann, Bierman, Derman, Wierman, Pierman, Nieman, German, Widerman

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Nierman Family Origin

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Nierman Family Occupations

What did your Nierman ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Aeronantical Engineer was the top reported job for people in the UK named Nierman.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Aeronantical Engineer

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Nierman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Nierman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nierman 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 320 immigration records available for the last name Nierman. 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 529 military records available for the last name Nierman. For the veterans among your Nierman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nierman Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Nierman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Nierman in 1953 was 53, and 82 in 2004.

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