Barkman Family History
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Barkman Name Meaning
Swedish: ornamental compound, probably influenced by German formations, of bark ‘bark’ + man ‘man’. Dutch: topographic name for someone who lived by a birch or birch grove, Dutch berk. Probably a respelling of German Barkmann, a northern form of the topographic name Bergmann.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Backman, Berkman, Markman, Beckman, Warman, Parkman, Bartman, Packman