Florman Family History

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Florman Name Meaning

German (Flormann): derivative of the personal name Flor (see Flohr). German (Flohrmann): occupational name for a watchman over fields, from Middle High German vluor (modern German Flur) ‘cultivated field’ + man ‘man’. Swedish: ornamental name from Latin flor ‘flower’ + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Forman, Florian, Lorman, Froman, Gorman, Orman, Flaxman, Poorman

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Florman Family Origin

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Florman Family Occupations

What did your Florman ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Builders Labourer (retd) and Domestic Servant were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Florman. 50% of Florman men worked as a Builders Labourer (retd) and 29% of Florman women worked as a Domestic Servant. Some less common occupations for Americans named Florman were Director Swedish Airline and Incapacitated

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Builders Labourer (retd)
    50%
  • Director Swedish Airline
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Domestic Servant
    29%
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    29%
  • Charwoman
    15%
  • Incapacitated
    15%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Florman Historical Records

What Florman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Florman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Florman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 583 immigration records available for the last name Florman. 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 134 military records available for the last name Florman. For the veterans among your Florman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Florman Life Expectancy

What is the average Florman lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Florman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Florman in 1959 was 60, and 93 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Florman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Florman 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.

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