Inman Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a keeper of a lodging house, Middle English innmann, from Old English inn ‘abode’, ‘lodging’ + mann ‘man’. Until recently there was in England a technical distinction between an inn, where lodgings were available as well as alcoholic beverages, and a tavern, which offered only the latter.

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


Similar surnames: Kinman, Zinman, Wyman, Ingman, Edman, Aikman, Osman, Byman, Lipman

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Inman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Inman. The most common Inman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Inman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Inman family was Farm Laborer.

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Between 1944 and 2004, Inman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Inman in 1944 was 38, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Inman

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