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Gayman Name Meaning

English: occupational name meaning ‘servant of Gay’. French: from a Germanic personal name Gaidman or Gaidmar, of which the first element is gaida ‘point (of a lance)’. German (Gaymann): variant of Gau 1, reinforced by the addition of man ‘man’. Americanized spelling of German Gehmann (see Gehman).

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


Similar surnames: Rayman, Gaymon, Hayman, Layman, German, Waxman, Bayman, Garman

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Gayman Family Origin

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Gayman Family Occupations

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  • Clear Starcher (Wash)

    33%
  • Dairyman

    33%
  • Labourer

    33%

In 1881, the most common Gayman occupation in the UK was Clear Starcher (Wash). 33% of Gayman's were Clear Starcher (Wash)s. A less common occupation for the Gayman family was Labourer. Clear Starcher (Wash) and Dairyman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gayman.

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Gayman Historical Records

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Gayman Life Expectancy

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