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Buckman Name Meaning

occupational name for a goatherd, Middle English bukkeman (from Old English bucca ‘he-goat’ + mann ‘man’). occupational name for a scholar or scribe, Middle English bocman (from Old English boc ‘book’ + mann ‘man’). possibly also a habitational name, a reduced form of Buckingham or a metathesized form of Bucknam.

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

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Buckman Family Origin

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Buckman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Buckman. The most common Buckman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Buckman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Buckman family was Carpenter.

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Buckman Life Expectancy

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