Ehrmann Family History

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Ehrmann Name Meaning

German: from a byname from Middle High German ere ‘honor’, ‘esteem’ + man ‘man’. German: habitational name for someone from any of the several places named Ehren or Ehr. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Ehre ‘honor’ + Mann ‘man’.

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

Similar surnames: Lehrmann, Ehmann, Fehrmann, Bermann, Rehmann, Ohlmann, Karmann

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Ehrmann Family Origin

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Ehrmann Family Occupations

What did your Ehrmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ehrmann family was Carpenter. Baker, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ehrmann. The most common Ehrmann occupation in the USA was Baker. 10% of Ehrmann's were Bakers.

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  • Baker

  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter


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

Ehrmann Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Ehrmann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ehrmann 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Ehrmann. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Ehrmann. For the veterans among your Ehrmann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ehrmann Life Expectancy

What is the average Ehrmann lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Ehrmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Ehrmann in 1949 was 71, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ehrmann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ehrmann 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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