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Derman Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Dermann, probably from an old personal name composed with Old High German dart ‘spear’ + man ‘man’. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German der Mann ‘the man’.

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


Similar surnames: Berman, Dearman, German, Dorman, Perman, Herman, Werman, Jerman

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Derman Family Origin

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Derman Family Occupations

What did your Derman ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Dressmaker

    5%
  • Engineer

    5%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Derman ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Derman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Derman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Derman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Derman. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Derman. For the veterans among your Derman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Derman Life Expectancy

What is the average Derman lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Derman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Derman in 1962 was 70, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Derman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Derman ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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