Barman Family History

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Barman Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German Barmann. Indian (Bengal) and Bangladeshi: Hindu (Rajbanshi) name from Sanskrit varman ‘armor’, ‘protection’. This is a cognate of north central Indian Varma.

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

Similar surnames: Birman, Warman, Arman, Borman, Carman, Berman, Bauman, Harman, Parman

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Barman Family Origin

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Barman Family Occupations

What did your Barman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Barman family was Laundress. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and General Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Barman. The most common Barman occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 11% of Barman's were Agricultural Labourers.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Farmer

  • General Laborer

  • Laundress


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

Barman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Barman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Barman 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Barman. 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 Barman. For the veterans among your Barman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Barman Life Expectancy

What is the average Barman lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Barman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Barman in 1962 was 77, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Barman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Barman 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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