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Peterman Name Meaning

Dutch: elaborated form of Peter. Slovenian (Gorenjska): derivative of the personal name Peter, formed with the suffix -man, Slovenian form of German -mann.

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


Similar surnames: Perman, Peterka, Petermann, Determan, Alterman, Letterman, Peterlin

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Peterman Family Origin

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Peterman Family Occupations

What did your Peterman ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    4%

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Peterman Historical Records

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

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Peterman Life Expectancy

What is the average Peterman lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, Peterman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Peterman in 1944 was 28, and 76 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Peterman 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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