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Boatman Name Meaning

English: occupational name from Middle English bot(e) ‘boat’ + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Wortman, Bodman, Coltman, Oatman, Patman, Badman, Brayman, Batman

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Boatman Family Origin

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Boatman Family Occupations

What did your Boatman ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Farming

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Boatman family was Farming. The most common Boatman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Boatman's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boatman.

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Boatman Historical Records

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Boatman Life Expectancy

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