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Gohman Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Gö(h)mann, a nickname for a farmer or country dweller, from Middle High German göu, geu ‘region’, ‘country’ + man ‘man’ (see Gau 1), or, in the north, possibly a topographic name from the field name An der Gö ‘at the water meadow’.

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


Similar surnames: Goeman, Gorman, Geiman, Gosman, Kohman, Oman, Lohman, Goman, Ohmann

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Gohman Family Origin

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Gohman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    83%
  • W. In Dry Goods Store

    17%

In 1880, the most common Gohman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 83% of Gohman's were Farmers. Farmer and W. In Dry Goods Store were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gohman.

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