Parkman Family History

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Parkman Name Meaning

occupational name for a gamekeeper, from Middle English park ‘park’ + man ‘man’, ‘servant’, cognate with Parker. occupational name denoting the servant (Middle English man) of someone called Park (see Park 2).

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


Similar surnames: Packman, Markman, Hackman, Jackman, Carman, Backman, Barkman, Warman

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Parkman Family Origin

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Parkman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farming

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Keeping House

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Parkman family was Keeping House. The most common Parkman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Parkman's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Parkman.

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Parkman Historical Records

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Parkman Life Expectancy

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