Outman Family History

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Outman Name Meaning

Americanized form of Dutch Uitman or North German Utmann, from Middle Low German utman ‘stranger’, ‘newcomer’, or possibly from the South German cognate Ussmann, from Middle High German uzman (as opposed to Land(s)mann ‘fellow countryman’).

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


Similar surnames: Putman, Butman, Hutman, Outland, Ottman, Oatman, Gutman, Kurman

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Outman Family Origin

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Outman Family Occupations

What did your Outman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, House Keeper and Keeping Hotel were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Outman. A less common occupation for the Outman family was Laborer. The most common Outman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 59% of Outman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    59%
  • House Keeper

    6%
  • Keeping Hotel

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Outman ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Outman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Outman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Outman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Outman. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Outman. For the veterans among your Outman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Outman Life Expectancy

What is the average Outman lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Outman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Outman in 1957 was 54, and 57 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Outman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Outman ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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