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Nedman Family History

Nedman Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Neman, Newman, Edman, Wedman, Neeman, Neiman, Redman, Hedman, Neyman

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Where is the Nedman family from?

You can see how Nedman families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Nedman family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Nedman families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 3 Nedman families living in Alberta. This was about 60% of all the recorded Nedman's in Canada. Alberta had the highest population of Nedman families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Nedman surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Nedman ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Chemist was the top reported job for people in the US named Nedman. .

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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

  • Chemist
    100%
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Census Records

There are 193 census records available for the last name Nedman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nedman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 48 immigration records available for the last name Nedman. 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 21 military records available for the last name Nedman. For the veterans among your Nedman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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