Smallman Family History

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Smallman Name Meaning

English: ostensibly a nickname for a small man, but the vocabulary word was also a feudal term denoting a subtenant, and the surname is more probably a status name with this origin.

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


Similar surnames: Stallman, Stillman, Stellman, Mellman, Allman, Millman, Spellman

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Smallman Family Origin

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Smallman Family Occupations

What did your Smallman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Smallman occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 9% of Smallman's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Labourer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Smallman. A less common occupation for the Smallman family was Shoemaker.

View Census data for Smallman | Data not to scale

  • Coal Miner

    9%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Shoemaker

    3%

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

Smallman Historical Records

What Smallman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Smallman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Smallman 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 Smallman

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Smallman. 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 Smallman. For the veterans among your Smallman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Smallman Life Expectancy

What is the average Smallman lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Smallman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Smallman in 1955 was 57, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Smallman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Smallman 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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