Redman Family History

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Redman Name Meaning

English: variant of Read 1. English translation of Jewish Rothman, Rot(t)man, Roitman, or Reitman.

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

Similar surnames: Rudman, Kelman, Freeman, Reiman, Reddan, Fredman, Edman, Redmon

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Redman Family Origin

Where is the Redman family from?

Redman Family Occupations

What did your Redman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Labourer and Cotton Weaver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Redman. A less common occupation for the Redman family was Agricultural Labourer. The most common Redman occupation in the UK was Farmer. 4% of Redman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Labourer

  • Cotton Weaver

  • Agricultural Labourer


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

Redman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Redman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Redman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Redman

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Redman. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Redman. For the veterans among your Redman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Redman Life Expectancy

What is the average Redman lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Redman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Redman in 1942 was 60, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Redman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Redman ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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