Tubman Family History

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Tubman Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a cooper, from Middle English tubbe ‘tub’ + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Turman, Sturman, Putman, Hudman, Buxman, Budman, Gurman, Furman

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Tubman Family Origin

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Tubman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

In 1880, the most common Tubman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Tubman's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tubman. A less common occupation for the Tubman family was Farm Laborer.

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Tubman Historical Records

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Tubman Life Expectancy

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