Gutman Family History

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Gutman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name or nickname from German, Yiddish gut ‘good’ + man(n) ‘man’; it was also used as a male personal name, from which the surname may be derived in some cases. Americanized spelling of German Gut(h)mann (see Guthman).

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


Similar surnames: Gusman, Gurman, Putman, Butman, Guthman, Rutman, Gutmann, Justman

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Gutman Family Origin

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Gutman Family Occupations

What did your Gutman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Tailor, Dry Goods Merchant and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gutman. A less common occupation for the Gutman family was Clerk In Store. The most common Gutman occupation in the USA was Tailor. 9% of Gutman's were Tailors.

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  • Tailor

    9%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Clerk In Store

    4%

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

Gutman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Gutman Life Expectancy

What is the average Gutman lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Gutman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Gutman in 1953 was 38, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gutman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gutman 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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