Fortman Family History

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Fortman Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Fortmann.

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

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Fortman Family Origin

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Fortman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Farming

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Fortman family was Farming. The most common Fortman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Fortman's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fortman.

Source: Census data for Fortman | Data not to scale

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Fortman Life Expectancy

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