Oxman Name Meaning

English and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for someone in charge of oxen, from Middle English oxe ‘ox’ + man ‘man’, or German Ochs + Mann, or Yiddish oks + man.

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


Similar surnames: Osman, Orman, Oman, Waxman, Inman, Tolman, Lyman, Olman, Edman

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Oxman Family Origin

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Oxman Family Occupations

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  • Formerly Dressmaker

    17%
  • Gas Engineer (Fitter)

    17%
  • General Clerk

    17%
  • Laundress

    17%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Oxman family was Laundress. Formerly Dressmaker, Gas Engineer (Fitter) and General Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Oxman. The most common Oxman occupation in the UK was Formerly Dressmaker. 17% of Oxman's were Formerly Dressmakers.

Source: Census data for Oxman | Data not to scale

Oxman Historical Records

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Oxman Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Oxman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Oxman in 1956 was 56, and 88 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Oxman

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