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Peterman Name Meaning

Dutch: elaborated form of Peter. Slovenian (Gorenjska): derivative of the personal name Peter, formed with the suffix -man, Slovenian form of German -mann.

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


Similar surnames: Perman, Peterka, Petermann, Determan, Alterman, Letterman, Peterlin

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Peterman Family Origin

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Peterman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Scholar

    10%
  • Butcher

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Peterman family was Laborer. Farmer, Scholar and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Peterman. The most common Peterman occupation in Canada was Farmer. 48% of Peterman's were Farmers.

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Peterman Historical Records

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Peterman Life Expectancy

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