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Oppermann Name Meaning

North German: occupational name for a churchwarden or sexton, with particular reference to his task of taking the collection, Middle Low German opperman, from opper(gilt) ‘donation’ (oppern ‘to donate’, ‘to sacrifice’, Late Latin operari) + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Opferman, Overmann, Opperman, Appelman, Ostermann, Bermann, Eiermann

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Oppermann Family Origin

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Oppermann Family Occupations

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  • Tailor

    11%
  • Farmer

    7%
  • Florist

    7%
  • Brewer

    4%

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In 1880, Tailor, Farmer and Florist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Oppermann. A less common occupation for the Oppermann family was Brewer. The most common Oppermann occupation in the USA was Tailor. 11% of Oppermann's were Tailors.

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Oppermann Historical Records

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Oppermann Life Expectancy

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