Soman Name Meaning

Indian (Kerala, Tamil Nadu): Hindu name from Sanskrit soma ‘moon’ + the Tamil-Malayalam third-person masculine singular suffix -n. This is only a given name in India, but has come to be used as a family name in the U.S.

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


Similar surnames: Sloman, Roman, Doman, Oman, Boman, Soma, Toman, Comar, Wogan, Lyman

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Soman Family Origin

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Soman Family Occupations

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  • Comml Trav Shoe Trade

    20%
  • Needlewoman

    20%
  • Newspaper Publisher Norwich Argus

    20%
  • Shoe Cutter

    20%

In 1881, the most common Soman occupation in the UK was Comml Trav Shoe Trade. 20% of Soman's were Comml Trav Shoe Trades. A less common occupation for the Soman family was Shoe Cutter. Comml Trav Shoe Trade, Needlewoman and Newspaper Publisher Norwich Argus were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Soman.

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Soman Historical Records

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Soman Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Soman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Soman in 1962 was 77, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Soman

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