Gehman Family History

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Gehman Name Meaning

Swiss German (Gehmann): probably a variant of Gehm 2.

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

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Gehman Family Origin

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Gehman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Retired Farmer

    10%
  • Farming

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Retired Farmer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gehman. The most common Gehman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Gehman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gehman family was Farm Laborer.

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Gehman Historical Records

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Gehman Life Expectancy

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