Lederman Family History

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Lederman Name Meaning

German (Ledermann), Dutch, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a leatherworker or seller of leather goods, from Middle High German, Middle Dutch leder, German Leder ‘leather’ + -man(n) ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Laderman, Federman, Lenderman, Derman, Beerman, Aderman, Ruderman

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Lederman Family Origin

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Lederman Family Occupations

What did your Lederman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lederman family was Barber. Tailor, Farmer and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lederman. The most common Lederman occupation in the USA was Tailor. 10% of Lederman's were Tailors.

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  • Tailor

    10%
  • Farmer

    6%
  • Shoemaker

    6%
  • Barber

    3%

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

Lederman Historical Records

What Lederman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lederman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lederman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Lederman

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Lederman. 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 Lederman. For the veterans among your Lederman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lederman Life Expectancy

What is the average Lederman lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Lederman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Lederman in 1953 was 41, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lederman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lederman 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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