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Ortman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental from German Ort ‘place’ + Mann ‘man’. Respelling of German Ortmann.

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

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Ortman Family Origin

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Ortman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ortman family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ortman. The most common Ortman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Ortman's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Ortman | Data not to scale

Ortman Historical Records

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Ortman Life Expectancy

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Famous Ortman Family

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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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