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Wohlman Name Meaning

German (Wohlmann) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname from Middle High German, Middle Low German wol ‘pleasant’, or from modern German Wohl ‘well-being’ (see Wohl), with the addition of Middle High German, Yiddish mann ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Wollman, Mehlman, Wortman, Kohrman, Kohlman, Gohman, Poelman

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Wohlman Family Origin

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Wohlman Family Occupations

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  • Carman Unemployed

    25%
  • Carpenter

    25%
  • Fur Sewer

    25%
  • Ornamental Writer

    25%

In 1881, the most common Wohlman occupation in the UK was Carman Unemployed. 25% of Wohlman's were Carman Unemployeds. Carman Unemployed, Carpenter and Fur Sewer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wohlman. A less common occupation for the Wohlman family was Ornamental Writer.

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Wohlman Historical Records

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Wohlman Life Expectancy

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