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Bartman Name Meaning

Respelling of German Bartmann, a nickname from Middle High German, Middle Low German bart ‘beard’ + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Artman, Zartman, Barkman, Wartman, Hartman, Axtman, Burgman, Markman

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Where is the Bartman family from?

You can see how Bartman families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Bartman family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Bartman families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 64 Bartman families living in Ontario. This was about 70% of all the recorded Bartman's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Bartman families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Bartman surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Bartman ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Bartman. 46% of Bartman men worked as a Farmer.

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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
    46%
  • Engineer
    19%
  • Tailor
    19%
  • Income
    19%
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Census Records

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Bartman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bartman 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Bartman. 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 Bartman. For the veterans among your Bartman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Bartman lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Bartman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Bartman in 1952 was 49, and 80 in 2004.

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