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Adelman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name composed of German Adel ‘nobility’ + Mann or Yiddish man ‘man’. Compare Edel. Variant of German Adelmann.

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


Similar surnames: Edelman, Andelman, Abelman, Adelmann, Aderman, Derman, Edelmann

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Adelman Family Origin

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Adelman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Butcher

    7%
  • Tailor

    7%

In 1880, the most common Adelman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Adelman's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Adelman. A less common occupation for the Adelman family was Tailor.

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Adelman Historical Records

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Adelman Life Expectancy

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