Gartman Family History

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Gartman Name Meaning

occupational name for a gardener (see Gartner); in some cases it may refer to the owner of a small (enclosed or fenced) farm or a worker at a deer preserve (see Garth). habitational name from Garte near Osnabrück.

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


Similar surnames: Hartman, Wartman, Gutman, Girtman, Oatman, Warman, Gayman, German

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Gartman Family Origin

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Gartman Family Occupations

What did your Gartman ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Gartman. 29% of Gartman men worked as a Farmer and 16% of Gartman women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Gartman were Clerk and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    29%
  • Laborer
    15%
  • Salesman
    8%
  • Clerk
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    16%
  • Teacher
    12%
  • Housewife
    10%
  • Housekeeper
    10%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Gartman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Gartman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gartman 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 727 immigration records available for the last name Gartman. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Gartman. For the veterans among your Gartman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gartman Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Gartman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Gartman in 1942 was 48, and 69 in 2004.

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