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Boatman Name Meaning

English: occupational name from Middle English bot(e) ‘boat’ + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Wortman, Bodman, Coltman, Oatman, Patman, Badman, Brayman, Batman

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Boatman Family Origin

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Boatman Family Occupations

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

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  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Charwoman

    7%
  • Labourer

    7%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%

In 1881, the most common Boatman occupation in the UK was Blacksmith. 7% of Boatman's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith, Charwoman and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boatman. A less common occupation for the Boatman family was Agricultural Labourer.

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Boatman Historical Records

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Boatman Life Expectancy

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