Houseman Family History

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Houseman Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a servant who worked at a great house, or status name for a householder (see House). Americanized form of German Hausmann.

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


Similar surnames: Housman, Huseman, Roseman, Bousman, Horsman, Holsman, Hudman, Hausman

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Houseman Family Origin

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Houseman Family Occupations

What did your Houseman ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Tailor

    3%
  • Agr Labourer

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Houseman family was Agr Labourer. The most common Houseman occupation in the UK was Farmer. 17% of Houseman's were Farmers. Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Houseman.

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Houseman Historical Records

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Houseman Life Expectancy

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