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Sloman Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived near a swamp or bog, from Old English sloh ‘slough’, or a habitational name from one of the various places, for example Slough in Berkshire, named with this word. English: nickname for a sluggish or stupid person, from Middle English slou ‘slow’. English: topographic name for someone who lived by a blackthorn or sloe, from Middle English sloh. Compare Slaughter 3. Americanized form of Polish and Jewish Sloma.

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


Similar surnames: Sloma, Sliman, Oman, Sellman, Slyman, Allman, Snowman, Elfman, Soman

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Sloman Family Origin

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Sloman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Engineer

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Wood Worker

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Engineer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sloman. The most common Sloman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Sloman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sloman family was Wood Worker.

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Sloman Historical Records

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Sloman Life Expectancy

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