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Lehrmann Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from any of several places called Lehr (see Lehr ). German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a teacher from Middle High German lēren (German lehren) ‘to teach’ + man (German Mann) ‘man’. Compare Jewish Lehrer

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


Similar surnames: Ehrmann, Lehmann, Lohrmann, Fehrmann, Bermann, Behrmann, Liermann

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Where is the Lehrmann family from?

You can see how Lehrmann families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Lehrmann family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1880 and 1920. The most Lehrmann families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 10 Lehrmann families living in Iowa. This was about 22% of all the recorded Lehrmann's in USA. Iowa had the highest population of Lehrmann families in 1880.
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What did your Lehrmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Lehrmann. 74% of Lehrmann men worked as a Farmer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    74%
  • Laborer
    18%
  • Pattern Maker
    9%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Lehrmann. 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 Cards

There are 783 military records available for the last name Lehrmann. For the veterans among your Lehrmann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Lehrmann lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Lehrmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Lehrmann in 1961 was 62, and 73 in 2004.

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