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Pittman Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived in a hollow (see Pitt). German (Pittmann): probably from a compound personal name formed with Pitt, a short form of Peter + Mann ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Rittman, Mittman, Putman, Pillman, Pitman, Portman, Titman, Wittmann

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Pittman Family Origin

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Pittman Family Occupations

What did your Pittman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pittman family was Keeping House. The most common Pittman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Pittman's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pittman.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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Pittman Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Pittman ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Pittman Life Expectancy

What is the average Pittman lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, Pittman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Pittman in 1941 was 25, and 72 in 2004.

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