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Bookman Name Meaning

German (Bo(o)kmann): North German cognate of Buchmann, of which this may also be an Americanized spelling.

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


Similar surnames: Bockman, Hockman, Brotman, Bozeman, Goosman, Poorman, Koopman, Bowman

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Bookman Family Origin

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Bookman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Farm Laborer

    10%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bookman family was Farming. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bookman. The most common Bookman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Bookman's were Farmers.

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Bookman Historical Records

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Bookman Life Expectancy

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