Orman Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Ormond. Dutch: from a derivative of Horn suffixed by man ‘man’, or the topographic or habitational name van Hoorn, denoting someone who lived by a pointed or curved geographical feature (Dutch hoorn). Hungarian (Ormán): from Ormán, an old secular personal name. Jewish (Ashkenazic): of uncertain origin; perhaps a nickname from Yiddish orem ‘poor’ + man ‘man’. Southern English: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Osman, Dorman, Norman, Oman, Gorman, Oxman, Arman, Forman, Urman

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Orman Family Origin

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Orman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Orman. A less common occupation for the Orman family was Carpenter. The most common Orman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Orman's were Farmers.

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Between 1950 and 2004, Orman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Orman in 1950 was 45, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Orman

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