Oakman Family History

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Oakman Name Meaning

English: from an Old English personal name, Acmann, composed of the elements ac ‘oak’ + mann ‘man’. Probably a translated form of Swedish Ekman.

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

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Oakman Family Origin

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Oakman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, the most common Oakman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Oakman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Oakman family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Oakman.

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Oakman Historical Records

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Oakman Life Expectancy

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