Badman Family History

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Badman Name Meaning

English: probably an occupational name for the servant of someone called Badd or Batt, but possibly in some cases a nickname for a reprobate, from Middle English badde ‘bad’, ‘worthless’, ‘evil’.

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

Similar surnames: Cadman, Wadman, Bodman, Batman, Waldman, Boatman, Layman, Waxman

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Badman Family Origin

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Badman Family Occupations

What did your Badman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Badman occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 9% of Badman's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Badman family was Farmer. Coal Miner, Labourer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Badman.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Labourer

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Farmer


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

Badman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Badman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Badman 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Badman. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Badman. For the veterans among your Badman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Badman Life Expectancy

What is the average Badman lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Badman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Badman in 1953 was 44, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Badman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Badman 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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