Zeilman Family History

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Zeilman Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone who livd in a row of houses or on a prominent street, from Middle High German zil(e) ‘row’, ‘line’, ‘street’.

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


Similar surnames: Beilman, Keilman, Geiman, Sellman, Reisman, Kelman, Zillman, Heilmann

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Zeilman Family Origin

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Zeilman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Cooper

    15%
  • Keeping House

    15%
  • Butcher

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Zeilman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Zeilman's were Farmers. Farmer, Cooper and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zeilman. A less common occupation for the Zeilman family was Butcher.

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Zeilman Historical Records

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Zeilman Life Expectancy

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