Paxman Family History

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Paxman Name Meaning

English: occupational name for the servant (Middle English man) of someone named Pask. German (Paxmann): perhaps from a Germanic personal name formed with bag, reflected by Old High German bagan ‘to fight’.

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


Similar surnames: Patman, Waxman, Harman, Gayman, Hayman, Putman, Parkman, Perman

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Paxman Family Origin

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Paxman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    9%
  • Farm Labourer

    6%
  • Ag Laborer

    3%
  • Ag Lb

    3%

In 1881, the most common Paxman occupation in the UK was Farmer. 9% of Paxman's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Labourer and Ag Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Paxman. A less common occupation for the Paxman family was Ag Lb.

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Paxman Historical Records

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Paxman Life Expectancy

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