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Tolman Name Meaning

English (Devon): occupational name for a toll collector, from Middle English toll ‘tax’, ‘payment’ (see Toller) + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Totman, Holman, Talman, Polman, Notman, Dolman, Todman, Wollman

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Tolman Family Origin

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Tolman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tolman. The most common Tolman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Tolman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Tolman family was Carpenter.

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Tolman Historical Records

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Tolman Life Expectancy

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