Dishman Family History

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Dishman Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Dischmann or Tischmann, occupational name for a joiner, from Middle Low German disch ‘table’ + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Tishman, Dickman, Fischman, Ashman, Richman, Dikeman, Rissman

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Dishman Family Origin

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Dishman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dishman. A less common occupation for the Dishman family was Farm Laborer. The most common Dishman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Dishman's were Farmers.

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Dishman Historical Records

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Dishman Life Expectancy

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