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Bookman Name Meaning

German (Bo(o)kmann): North German cognate of Buchmann, of which this may also be an Americanized spelling.

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


Similar surnames: Bockman, Hockman, Brotman, Bozeman, Goosman, Poorman, Koopman, Bowman

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Bookman Family Origin

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Bookman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Hatter

    33%
  • Labourer

    33%

In 1881, Farmer and Hatter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bookman. A less common occupation for the Bookman family was Labourer. The most common Bookman occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Bookman's were Farmers.

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Bookman Life Expectancy

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