Witman Family History

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Witman Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English Whitman or an Americanized spelling of German Wittmann.

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


Similar surnames: Wittman, Wiman, Wisman, Titman, Pitman, Ditman, Mitman, Wieman

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Witman Family Origin

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Witman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%

In 1880, the most common Witman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Witman's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Witman. A less common occupation for the Witman family was Carpenter.

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Witman Historical Records

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Witman Life Expectancy

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