Behrman Family History

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Behrman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Berman. Respelling of German Behrmann, also found in Sweden.

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


Similar surnames: Behrmann, Berman, Ehrman, Lehrman, Beerman, Birman, Perman, Werman

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Behrman Family Origin

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Behrman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Porter

    5%
  • Baker

    3%

In 1880, the most common Behrman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Behrman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Behrman family was Baker. Farmer, Keeping House and Porter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Behrman.

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Behrman Historical Records

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Behrman Life Expectancy

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