Trotman Family History

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Trotman Name Meaning

English and Scottish: variant of Trotter 1. Altered spelling of German Trotmann, a variant of Trotter 2.

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


Similar surnames: Brotman, Titman, Truman, Rutman, Rottman, Troutman, Strotman, Rotan

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Trotman Family Origin

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Trotman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Trotman. The most common Trotman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Trotman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Trotman family was Farm Laborer.

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Trotman Historical Records

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Trotman Life Expectancy

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