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Amsterdam Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from the city of Amsterdam in the Netherlands.

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


Similar surnames: Amster, Alterman, Amsler, Kosterman, Pasternak, Astorga, Stram

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Amsterdam Family Origin

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Amsterdam Family Occupations

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  • Tailor

    100%

In 1880, the most common Amsterdam occupation in the USA was Tailor. 100% of Amsterdam's were Tailors.

Source: Census data for Amsterdam | Data not to scale

Amsterdam Historical Records

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Amsterdam Life Expectancy

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Famous Amsterdam Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)

James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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