Countryman Family History

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Countryman Name Meaning

Translation of German Landmann, Landsmann or Dutch Landman, Landsman (see Landsman).

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


Similar surnames: Outman, Councilman, Counterman, Corman, Kortman, Corderman

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Countryman Family Origin

Where is the Countryman family from?

Countryman Family Occupations

What did your Countryman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Countryman. The most common Countryman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Countryman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Countryman family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Countryman Historical Records

What Countryman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Countryman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Countryman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Countryman

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Countryman. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Countryman. For the veterans among your Countryman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Countryman Life Expectancy

What is the average Countryman lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Countryman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Countryman in 1944 was 26, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Countryman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Countryman ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Countryman Family

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