Gerleman Family History

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Gerleman Name Meaning

German (Gerlemann): from Gerle (see Gerl 2) + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Goleman, Gerdeman, Gudeman, Wernsman, Mehlman, Bergman, Ferdman

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Gerleman Family Origin

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Gerleman Family Occupations

What did your Gerleman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gerleman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Gerleman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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Gerleman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Gerleman Life Expectancy

What is the average Gerleman lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Gerleman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Gerleman in 1952 was 47, and 74 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gerleman 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.

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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