Kilman Family History

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Kilman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname from Yiddish kil ‘cool’ + man ‘man’. Scottish: variant of Kelman. Possibly an altered spelling of German Killmann (see Killman).

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


Similar surnames: Kinman, Kelman, Tilman, Kolman, Kielman, Milman, Kulman, Gilman

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Kilman Family Origin

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Kilman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Bookkeeper

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kilman family was Carpenter. The most common Kilman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Kilman's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Bookkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kilman.

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Kilman Historical Records

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Kilman Life Expectancy

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