Strawderman Family History

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Strawderman Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized form of North German Straatmann. Also possibly an Americanized form of Strodmann ‘robber’, from Middle Low German stroder ‘highwayman’, ‘robber’.Another possibility is derivation from Strademann, a cognate of Old Norse stredha ‘to throw down’, hence a nickname for a fighter.

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


Similar surnames: Schwerman, Strodtman, Sonderman, Showerman, Suderman, Wilderman

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Strawderman Family Origin

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Strawderman Family Occupations

What did your Strawderman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Strawderman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Strawderman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Strawderman family was Coal Miner. Farmer, Works On Farm and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Strawderman.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Works On Farm

    19%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Coal Miner

    6%

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Strawderman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Strawderman Life Expectancy

What is the average Strawderman lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Strawderman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Strawderman in 1954 was 43, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Strawderman

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