Strohman Family History

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Strohman Name Meaning

German (Strohmann): equivalent of Strohmeyer. German (Strohmann): from Middle High German stro ‘straw’ + man ‘man’, hence a nickname for a farmer or for a stupid person. Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname or occupational name from German Stroh ‘straw’ + Mann ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Strothman, Strodtman, Sturman, Stillman, Frohman, Stellman, Stehman

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Strohman Family Origin

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Strohman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Barber

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Strohman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Strohman's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Strohman. A less common occupation for the Strohman family was Carpenter.

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Strohman Historical Records

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Strohman Life Expectancy

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Famous Strohman Family

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