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Alderman Name Meaning

Southern English: status name from Middle English alderman, Old English ealdorman, literally ‘elder’. In medieval England an alderman was a member of the governing body of a city or borough; also the head of a guild.

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

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Alderman Family Origin

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Alderman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Alderman family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Alderman. The most common Alderman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Alderman's were Farmers.

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Alderman Historical Records

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Alderman Life Expectancy

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