Pierman Family History

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Pierman Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Piermann, a derivative of the medieval personal name Pirminius, possibly of Celtic origin, + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Wierman, Poorman, Derman, Perman, Gierman, Lierman, Peerman, Spielman

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Pierman Family Origin

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Pierman Family Occupations

What did your Pierman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Pierman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Pierman's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pierman. A less common occupation for the Pierman family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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

Pierman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Pierman Life Expectancy

What is the average Pierman lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Pierman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Pierman in 1953 was 37, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pierman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pierman 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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