Lerman Family History

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Lerman Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant of Lehrman.

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

Similar surnames: German, Leiman, Werman, Perman, Derman, Lehman, Herman, Litman

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Lerman Family Origin

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Lerman Family Occupations

What did your Lerman ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Lerman. 54% of Lerman men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Fisherman
  • Peddler
  • Journalier

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

Lerman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Lerman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lerman 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Lerman. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Lerman. For the veterans among your Lerman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lerman Life Expectancy

What is the average Lerman lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Lerman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Lerman in 1946 was 44, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lerman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lerman 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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