Ammann Family History
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Ammann Name Meaning
South German and Swiss German: occupational or status name from Amtmann ‘official’, dialect Ammann (Middle High German ambet man, literally ‘retinue man’, ‘retainer’). This came to denote various kinds of administrator, including a tax farmer.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Hammann, Ahmann, Aumann, Dammann, Mann, Karmann, Altmann, Ehmann