Widerman Family History

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Widerman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): from German Widder ‘ram’ + Mann ‘man’, probably one of the names selected at random from vocabulary words by government officials when surnames were made compulsory.

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


Similar surnames: Wilderman, Biderman, Derman, Nierman, Laderman, Wierman, Ruderman

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Widerman Family Origin

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Widerman Family Occupations

What did your Widerman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Widerman. The most common Widerman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Widerman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Widerman family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Farming

    7%

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

Widerman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Widerman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Widerman 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 188 immigration records available for the last name Widerman. 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 265 military records available for the last name Widerman. For the veterans among your Widerman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Widerman Life Expectancy

What is the average Widerman lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Widerman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Widerman in 1962 was 86, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Widerman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Widerman 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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