Cotherman Family History

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Cotherman Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Kothermann or Köthermann, a habitational name for someone from a place called Köthen (earlier Kothen).

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


Similar surnames: Catherman, Cotterman, Thurman, Waterman, Bowerman, Copeman, Dohrman

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Cotherman Family Origin

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Cotherman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Blacksmith

    17%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Miller

    17%

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cotherman. The most common Cotherman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Cotherman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Cotherman family was Miller.

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Cotherman Historical Records

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Cotherman Life Expectancy

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