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Nierman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): of uncertain origin, perhaps from Yiddish nir or German Niere ‘kidney’ + German Mann ‘man’. This surname is now well established in Mexico. Respelling of German Niermann.

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


Similar surnames: Niermann, Bierman, Derman, Wierman, Pierman, Nieman, German, Widerman

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Nierman Family Origin

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Nierman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Cabinet Maker

    7%
  • Cabnet Maker

    7%

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In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nierman. A less common occupation for the Nierman family was Cabnet Maker. The most common Nierman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Nierman's were Farmers.

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Nierman Historical Records

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Nierman Life Expectancy

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