Twyman Family History

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Twyman Name Meaning

English (Kent): unexplained; perhaps a metathesized form of Twynam, a habitational name from Twinehame in Sussex or Twinham (now Christchurch) in Hampshire.

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


Similar surnames: Wyman, Todman, Lyman, Tayman, Truman, Wiman, Bayman, Titman, Totman

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Twyman Family Origin

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Twyman Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    9%
  • Tailor

    5%
  • Lodging House Keeper

    4%
  • Police Constable

    4%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Tailor and Lodging House Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Twyman. A less common occupation for the Twyman family was Police Constable. The most common Twyman occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 9% of Twyman's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Twyman Historical Records

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Twyman Life Expectancy

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