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Nordman Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Nordmann. 1Dutch: ethnic name for a Norseman, from nord ‘north’ + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Norman, Nordmann, Norden, Orman, Nortman, Holdman, Dorman, Bodman

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Nordman Family Origin

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Nordman Family Occupations

What did your Nordman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Nordman family was Cabinet Maker. Farmer, Laborer and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nordman. The most common Nordman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Nordman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • At Home

    3%
  • Cabinet Maker

    3%

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

Nordman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Nordman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nordman 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Nordman. 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 Nordman. For the veterans among your Nordman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nordman Life Expectancy

What is the average Nordman lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Nordman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Nordman in 1956 was 51, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nordman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nordman 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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