Westerman Family History

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Westerman Name Meaning

English: from Old English wester or westerne ‘western’ + mann ‘man’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived to the west of a settlement, or a regional name for one who had migrated from further west. Americanized spelling of Westermann.

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

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Westerman Family Origin

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Westerman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Merchant

    2%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Westerman. A less common occupation for the Westerman family was Merchant. The most common Westerman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Westerman's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Westerman | Data not to scale

Westerman Historical Records

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Westerman Life Expectancy

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