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Buckman Name Meaning

occupational name for a goatherd, Middle English bukkeman (from Old English bucca ‘he-goat’ + mann ‘man’). occupational name for a scholar or scribe, Middle English bocman (from Old English boc ‘book’ + mann ‘man’). possibly also a habitational name, a reduced form of Buckingham or a metathesized form of Bucknam.

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


Similar surnames: Backman, Beckman, Luckman, Hackman, Brickman, Hickman, Buchmann

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Buckman Family Origin

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Buckman Family Occupations

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  • Fisherman

    62%
  • Farmer

    15%
  • F

    8%
  • Painter

    8%

In 1881, Fisherman, Farmer and F were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Buckman. A less common occupation for the Buckman family was Painter. The most common Buckman occupation in Canada was Fisherman. 62% of Buckman's were Fishermans.

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Buckman Life Expectancy

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