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Steerman Name Meaning

North German (Steermann): occupational name for someone who looked after steers (see Steer). South German: occupational name for someone who raised rams (see Steer 2).

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


Similar surnames: Sturman, Stearman, Sherman, Suderman, Stellman, Stiegman, Soderman

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Steerman Family Origin

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Steerman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    73%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Logging

    7%
  • Seamstress

    7%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Logging were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Steerman. The most common Steerman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 73% of Steerman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Steerman family was Seamstress.

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Steerman Historical Records

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Steerman Life Expectancy

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