Kurman Family History

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Kurman Name Meaning

German (Kurmann) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for an inspector of food, wine, etc., derived from Middle High German kiesen ‘to choose, test, or inspect’. Compare Kyser. Jewish (Ashkenazic): possibly from German Kur, Yiddish kur ‘cure’, presumably a nickname for some sort of healer.

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

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Kurman Family Origin

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Kurman Family Occupations

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  • Teamster

    33%
  • Drayman

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%

In 1880, the most common Kurman occupation in the USA was Teamster. 33% of Kurman's were Teamsters. Teamster, Drayman and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kurman. A less common occupation for the Kurman family was Laborer.

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Kurman Historical Records

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Kurman Life Expectancy

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