Lerman Family History

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Lerman Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant of Lehrman.

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


Similar surnames: German, Leiman, Werman, Perman, Derman, Lehman, Herman, Litman

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Lerman Family Origin

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Lerman Family Occupations

What did your Lerman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Butcher, Coal And Wood Yard and Grocery-Liquor Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lerman. A less common occupation for the Lerman family was Keeping House. The most common Lerman occupation in the USA was Butcher. 9% of Lerman's were Butchers.

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  • Butcher

    9%
  • Coal And Wood Yard

    9%
  • Grocery-Liquor Store

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%

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

Lerman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lerman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lerman 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 Lerman

Passenger List

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

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Lerman Life Expectancy

What is the average Lerman lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Lerman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Lerman in 1946 was 44, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lerman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lerman 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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