Gathman Family History

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Gathman Name Meaning

German (Gathmann): topographic name for someone who lived in a street or alley, from Middle Low German gate ‘street’, ‘alley’ + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Kathman, Guthman, Rothman, Rethman, Gohman, Oatman, Rathmann, Rahman

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Gathman Family Origin

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Gathman Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Farmes

    17%
  • Grocer

    17%
  • Hotelkeeper

    17%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farmes and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gathman. A less common occupation for the Gathman family was Hotelkeeper. The most common Gathman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Gathman's were Farmers.

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Gathman Historical Records

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Gathman Life Expectancy

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