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Dearman Name Meaning

English: from a Middle English personal name, Derman (Old English Deormann), meaning either ‘beloved man’ or ‘spirited man’ (from deor ‘wild creature’). See Dear 1. Variant of Irish Dearmond. Probably an Americanized spelling of German Diermann or Thiermann, which derive from short forms of the personal name Dietrich or perhaps from Middle High German tier ‘animal’, ‘game’ + man ‘man’ and thus denote a game or venison dealer.

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


Similar surnames: Derman, Warman, Carman, German, Seaman, Perman, Klarman, Deerman

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Dearman Family Origin

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Dearman Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    7%
  • Laundress

    5%
  • Carman

    3%
  • Laborer

    3%

In 1881, the most common Dearman occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 7% of Dearman's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Laundress and Carman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dearman. A less common occupation for the Dearman family was Laborer.

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Dearman Historical Records

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Dearman Life Expectancy

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