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Germany Name Meaning

English (eastern counties): apparently a variant of German.

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


Similar surnames: German, Germann, Germain, Girman, Gorman, Garman, Jerman, Bermann

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Germany Family Origin

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Germany Family Occupations

What did your Germany ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Germany family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Germany. The most common Germany occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Germany's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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

Germany Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Germany ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Germany Life Expectancy

What is the average Germany lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, Germany life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Germany in 1940 was 33, and 68 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Germany 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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