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Ockerman Name Meaning

Dutch: topographic name, derived from a misdivision of van den nokere ‘from the nut (tree)’ (Middle Dutch noker) + man ‘man’. Dutch: variant of Ackerman, from akker ‘field’ + man ‘man’, a topographic name, or an occupational name for a farmer. German (Ockermann): variant of Ocker 1.

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


Similar surnames: Ackerman, Akerman, Scherman, Lockerman, Offerman, Kelman, Opperman

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Ockerman Family Origin

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Ockerman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Dentist

    10%
  • Fish Warden

    10%
  • Harness Maker

    10%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Ockerman family was Harness Maker. The most common Ockerman occupation in Canada was Farmer. 30% of Ockerman's were Farmers. Farmer, Dentist and Fish Warden were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ockerman.

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Ockerman Historical Records

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Ockerman Life Expectancy

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