Tilman Family History

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Tilman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): possibly a variant of Tilles with the addition of Yiddish man ‘man’, in the sense of ‘husband of Tile’.

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


Similar surnames: Kilman, Talman, Lipman, Milman, Titman, Stillman, Belman, Litman

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Tilman Family Origin

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Tilman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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

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Tilman Historical Records

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Tilman Life Expectancy

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