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Claman Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of Dutch and German Clemen, a patronymic from the Middle Dutch personal name Clemin or a variant of German Clemens.

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


Similar surnames: Clemans, Klarman, Layman, Claar, Allman, Clayman, Calaman, Laman

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Claman Family Origin

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Claman Family Occupations

What did your Claman ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Claman ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Blacksmith

    13%
  • Farm

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%

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In 1880, the most common Claman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Claman's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Claman. A less common occupation for the Claman family was Laborer.

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Claman Historical Records

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Claman Life Expectancy

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