When Rhoda Gorman was born on 5 June 1860, her father, William Gorman, was 26 and her mother, Mary Gorman, was 27. She had at least 4 sons and 2 daughters with William Daniel Roberts. She lived in Millom, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom in 1881 and Chester le Street, Durham, England, United Kingdom in 1911. She died in April 1944, at the age of 83, and was buried in Chester le Street, Durham, England, United Kingdom.
Irish (Munster): from Mac Gormáin and Ó Gormáin ‘son (or descendant) of Gormán’, a personal name from a diminutive of gorm ‘dark blue, noble’.
Americanized form of German Görmann: variant of Germann .
Americanized form of German Görmann: of Slavic origin, an occupational name for a miner, from Slavic gora ‘mountain’ + Middle High German man ‘man’.