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Ingerman Name Meaning

Jewish (from Ukraine and Poland): from southern Yiddish inger man ‘younger man’, perhaps a name taken by a younger son. Swedish and German (Ingermann): regional name for someone from Ingermanland (Ingria), a former province between Finland and Russia.

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


Similar surnames: Angerman, Inselman, Kinderman, German, Immerman, Nierman, Fingerman

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Ingerman Family Origin

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Ingerman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Brewer

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Barkeeper

    7%

In 1880, Farmer, Brewer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ingerman. A less common occupation for the Ingerman family was Barkeeper. The most common Ingerman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Ingerman's were Farmers.

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Ingerman Historical Records

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Ingerman Life Expectancy

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