Coltman Family History

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Coltman Name Meaning

English: occupational name for someone who looked after asses and horses, from Middle English colt ‘young ass’, later also ‘young horse’, ‘colt’ + man.

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


Similar surnames: Cotman, Coleman, Holdman, Boatman, Copeman, Holman, Bultman, Pollman

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Coltman Family Origin

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Coltman Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Wool Frame Work Knitter

    3%
  • Annuitant

    2%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Coltman family was Carpenter. Coal Miner, Wool Frame Work Knitter and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coltman. The most common Coltman occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 5% of Coltman's were Coal Miners.

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Coltman Historical Records

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Coltman Life Expectancy

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