Carman Family History

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Carman Name Meaning

English: from an Old Norse personal name Kar(l)ma{dh}r (accusative Kar(l)mann), composed of the elements karl ‘male’, ‘man’ + ma{dh}r ‘man’, ‘person’. English: occupational name for a carter, from Anglo-Norman French, Middle English car(re) ‘cart’ (Late Latin carrus) + Middle English man ‘man’. Dutch: variant spelling of Karman. Altered spelling of Germann or Korman.

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

Similar surnames: Warman, Harman, Farman, Karman, Arman, Calman, Carmon, Cadman, German

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Carman Family Origin

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Carman Family Occupations

What did your Carman ancestors do for a living?

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

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Labourer

  • Farmer

  • Farm Labourer


In 1881, a less common occupation for the Carman family was Farm Labourer. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carman. The most common Carman occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 8% of Carman's were Agricultural Labourers.

Source: Census data for Carman | Data not to scale

Carman Historical Records

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Carman Life Expectancy

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