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Carman Name Meaning

English: from an Old Norse personal name Kar(l)ma{dh}r (accusative Kar(l)mann), composed of the elements karl ‘male’, ‘man’ + ma{dh}r ‘man’, ‘person’. English: occupational name for a carter, from Anglo-Norman French, Middle English car(re) ‘cart’ (Late Latin carrus) + Middle English man ‘man’. Dutch: variant spelling of Karman. Altered spelling of Germann or Korman.

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


Similar surnames: Warman, Harman, Farman, Karman, Arman, Calman, Carmon, Cadman, German

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Carman Family Origin

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Carman Family Occupations

What did your Carman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Carman family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carman. The most common Carman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Carman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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Carman Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Carman ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Carman Life Expectancy

What is the average Carman lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, Carman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Carman in 1940 was 44, and 71 in 2004.

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