Housman Family History

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Housman 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: Houseman, Horsman, Mossman, Bousman, Holdman, Holsman, Osman, Kosman

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Housman Family Origin

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Housman Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    10%
  • Agl Lab

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Annuitant

    3%

In 1881, the most common Housman occupation in the UK was Labourer. 10% of Housman's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Housman family was Annuitant. Labourer, Agl Lab and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Housman.

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Housman Historical Records

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Housman Life Expectancy

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