Wertman Family History

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Wertman Name Meaning

German (Wertmann): variant of Werthmann, or in some instances an Americanized spelling of the same name.

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


Similar surnames: Westman, Werman, Wortman, Werthman, German, Wartman, Weyman, Werkman

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Wertman Family Origin

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Wertman Family Occupations

What did your Wertman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wertman family was Keeping House. The most common Wertman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Wertman's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wertman.

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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

Wertman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Wertman Life Expectancy

What is the average Wertman lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Wertman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Wertman in 1944 was 23, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wertman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wertman 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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