Werman Family History

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Werman Name Meaning

German (Wermann): status name for a guarantor, Middle High German werman. German: variant spelling of Wehrmann. Jewish (Ashkenazic): unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Derman, Perman, German, Warman, Wierman, Herman, Jerman, Berman

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Werman Family Origin

Where is the Werman family from?

Werman Family Occupations

What did your Werman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Bird Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Werman. A less common occupation for the Werman family was Carpenter. The most common Werman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Werman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Bird Dealer

  • Carpenter


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Werman ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Werman Historical Records

What Werman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Werman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Werman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 843 immigration records available for the last name Werman. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 257 military records available for the last name Werman. For the veterans among your Werman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Werman Life Expectancy

What is the average Werman lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Werman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Werman in 1958 was 55, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Werman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Werman ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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