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Mersman Name Meaning

German: variant of Mersch with the addition of Middle Low German man ‘man’. Dutch: variant of Meers 2. Dutch: occupational name from Middle Dutch me(e)rseman, maers(e)man ‘peddler’, ‘traveling merchant’.

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


Similar surnames: Marsman, Mesman, Messman, Hersman, Mellman, Perman, Kerkman, Berkman

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Mersman Family Origin

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Mersman Family Occupations

What did your Mersman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mersman family was Clerk In Store. Farmer, Carpenter and Bookkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mersman. The most common Mersman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Mersman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Bookkeeper

    6%
  • Clerk In Store

    6%

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

Mersman Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Mersman ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Mersman Life Expectancy

What is the average Mersman lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, Mersman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Mersman in 1947 was 54, and 76 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mersman 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.

Famous Mersman Family

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