Cottman Family History

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Cottman Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Cotman. Americanized spelling of the German cognates Kottmann or Kothmann.

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


Similar surnames: Rottman, Cotman, Cotten, Ottman, Hottman, Coopman, Gottman, Wortman

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Cottman Family Origin

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Cottman Family Occupations

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

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  • Baker

    8%
  • Brewers Commercial Clerk

    8%
  • Chemist

    8%
  • Coal Merchant & Corn Dealer

    8%

In 1881, the most common Cottman occupation in the UK was Baker. 8% of Cottman's were Bakers. A less common occupation for the Cottman family was Coal Merchant & Corn Dealer. Baker, Brewers Commercial Clerk and Chemist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cottman.

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Cottman Historical Records

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Cottman Life Expectancy

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