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Edelman Name Meaning

Respelling of German Edelmann. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from edel ‘noble’, ‘splendid’, ‘fine’ + man ‘man’.

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

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Edelman Family Origin

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Edelman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Brick Mason

    3%
  • Keeping House

    3%

In 1880, the most common Edelman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Edelman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Edelman family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Brick Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Edelman.

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Edelman Historical Records

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Edelman Life Expectancy

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