Corfman Family History

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Corfman Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of German Korfmann, an occupational name for a basketmaker or seller, from Middle High German korp ‘basket’ + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Curfman, Wortman, Dorfman, Cornman, Copeman, Coffman, Carman, Roffman

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Corfman Family Origin

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Corfman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    71%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Milinar

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Corfman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 71% of Corfman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Corfman family was Milinar. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Corfman.

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Corfman Historical Records

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Corfman Life Expectancy

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