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Federman Name Meaning

German (Federmann) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a trader in feathers or quill pens, or an upholsterer, from Feder + -man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Lederman, Feuerman, Edelman, Aderman, Derman, Laderman, Ruderman

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Federman Family Origin

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Federman Family Occupations

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

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  • Laborer

    22%
  • Conductor

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Milkman

    11%

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In 1880, the most common Federman occupation in the USA was Laborer. 22% of Federman's were Laborers. Laborer, Conductor and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Federman. A less common occupation for the Federman family was Milkman.

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Federman Historical Records

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Federman Life Expectancy

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