Cotterman Family History

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Cotterman Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized form of German Kattermann, a variant of Kothmann.

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


Similar surnames: Cotherman, Counterman, Otterman, Cottman, Putterman, Batterman

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Cotterman Family Origin

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Cotterman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Boal Miner

    2%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Cotterman family was Boal Miner. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cotterman. The most common Cotterman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Cotterman's were Farmers.

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Cotterman Historical Records

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Cotterman Life Expectancy

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