Sonneman Family History

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Sonneman Name Meaning

German (Sonnemann): occupational name from Middle Low German soneman ‘arbitrator’ in the north; in the south perhaps an elaborate compound of Sonne + mann ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Sonderman, Ninnemann, Danneman, Sonnen, Lonneman, Kinneman, Tangeman

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Sonneman Family Origin

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Sonneman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Shoe Maker

    22%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Retail Hardware Dealer

    11%

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In 1880, the most common Sonneman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Sonneman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sonneman family was Retail Hardware Dealer. Farmer, Shoe Maker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sonneman.

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Sonneman Historical Records

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Sonneman Life Expectancy

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