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Tubman Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a cooper, from Middle English tubbe ‘tub’ + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Turman, Sturman, Putman, Hudman, Buxman, Budman, Gurman, Furman

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Tubman Family Origin

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Tubman Family Occupations

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

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  • Coal Miner

    22%
  • Labourer

    11%
  • Farmer

    7%
  • Iron Moulder

    7%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Tubman family was Iron Moulder. The most common Tubman occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 22% of Tubman's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tubman.

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Tubman Historical Records

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Tubman Life Expectancy

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