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Turman Name Meaning

Dutch: topographic name from Middle Dutch turre, torre ‘tower’ + man ‘man’, or possibly a habitational name for someone who lived at a house distinguished by the sign of a tower. Variant of German Thurmann (see Thurman).

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


Similar surnames: Thurman, Sturman, Gurman, Kurman, Tubman, Burman, Urman, Human

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Turman Family Origin

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Turman Family Occupations

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  • Genl Goldsmith

    33%
  • Silk Winder

    33%
  • Tailor

    33%

In 1881, Genl Goldsmith and Silk Winder were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Turman. The most common Turman occupation in the UK was Genl Goldsmith. 33% of Turman's were Genl Goldsmiths. A less common occupation for the Turman family was Tailor.

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Turman Historical Records

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Turman Life Expectancy

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