Zimmermann Family History

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Zimmermann Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a carpenter, Middle High German zimbermann (a compound of zimber, zim(m)er ‘timber’, ‘wood’ + mann ‘man’), German Zimmermann.

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


Similar surnames: Timmermann, Timmerman, Biedermann, Zimmer, Eiermann, Liermann

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Zimmermann Family Origin

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Zimmermann Family Occupations

What did your Zimmermann ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Chemical & Drug Agent

    11%
  • Commercial Clerk

    11%
  • Commission Merchant

    11%
  • Hotel Waiter

    11%

In 1881, Chemical & Drug Agent, Commercial Clerk and Commission Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zimmermann. A less common occupation for the Zimmermann family was Hotel Waiter. The most common Zimmermann occupation in the UK was Chemical & Drug Agent. 11% of Zimmermann's were Chemical & Drug Agents.

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Zimmermann Historical Records

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Zimmermann Life Expectancy

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