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Akerman Name Meaning

Dutch: variant spelling of Ackerman. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Ackermann. Swedish: (Åkerman): ornamental name composed of the elements åker ‘field’ + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Ackerman, Akkerman, Ockerman, Aderman, Adelman, Herman, Derman

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Akerman Family Origin

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Akerman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, the most common Akerman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Akerman's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Akerman. A less common occupation for the Akerman family was Farm Laborer.

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Akerman Historical Records

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Akerman Life Expectancy

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