Gedman Family History

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Gedman Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Swedish: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Wedman, Edman, Mesman, Redman, German, Ledman, Godman, Hedman, Dedman

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Gedman Family Origin

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Gedman Family Occupations

What did your Gedman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Gedman occupation in the UK was Labourer. 100% of Gedman's were Labourers.

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  • Labourer

    100%

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

Gedman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gedman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gedman 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 Gedman. 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 Gedman. For the veterans among your Gedman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gedman Life Expectancy

What is the average Gedman lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Gedman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Gedman in 1958 was 54, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gedman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gedman 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.

Famous Gedman Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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