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Barman Name Meaning

Indian (West Bengal) and Bangladeshi: Rajbanshi name based on Sanskrit varman ‘armor protection’. This is a cognate of the north Indian name Varma . English (Kent): variant of Bearman . Americanized form of German Barmann .

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

Similar surnames: Birman, Warman, Arman, Borman, Carman, Berman, Bauman, Harman, Parman

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Where is the Barman family from?

You can see how Barman families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Barman family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Barman families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 34 Barman families living in Ontario. This was about 36% of all the recorded Barman's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Barman families in 1911.
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What did your Barman ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the Canada named Barman. 74% of Barman men worked as a Farmer and 100% of Barman women worked as a Stenographer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Farmer
  • Farmers Son
  • Carpenter
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations In 1921

  • Stenographer
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Census Records

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Barman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Barman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Barman. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Barman. For the veterans among your Barman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Barman lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Barman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Barman in 1962 was 77, and 82 in 2004.

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