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Foreman Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Forman 1 and 2. Respelling of North German Formann, a variant of Fuhrmann.

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


Similar surnames: Boreman, Moreman, Forsman, Furman, Forman, Borman, Hortman, Foresman

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Foreman Family Origin

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Foreman Family Occupations

What did your Foreman ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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

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Foreman Historical Records

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Foreman Life Expectancy

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