Kerzman Family History

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Kerzman Name Meaning

South German (Kerzmann): occupational name for someone who made or sold candles, from Middle High German kerze ‘candle’ + man ‘man’.

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

Similar surnames: Kerkman, Kornman, Mersman, Kurman, Werkman, Berman, Kirkman, Herdman

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Kerzman Family Origin

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Kerzman Family Occupations

What did your Kerzman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kerzman occupation in the USA was Tinner. 100% of Kerzman's were Tinners.

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  • Tinner


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Kerzman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 557 census records available for the last name Kerzman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kerzman 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 76 immigration records available for the last name Kerzman. 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 76 military records available for the last name Kerzman. For the veterans among your Kerzman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kerzman Life Expectancy

What is the average Kerzman lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Kerzman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Kerzman in 1965 was 58, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kerzman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kerzman 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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