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Dearman Name Meaning

English: from a Middle English personal name, Derman (Old English Deormann), meaning either ‘beloved man’ or ‘spirited man’ (from deor ‘wild creature’). See Dear 1. Variant of Irish Dearmond. Probably an Americanized spelling of German Diermann or Thiermann, which derive from short forms of the personal name Dietrich or perhaps from Middle High German tier ‘animal’, ‘game’ + man ‘man’ and thus denote a game or venison dealer.

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


Similar surnames: Derman, Warman, Carman, German, Seaman, Perman, Klarman, Deerman

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Dearman Family Origin

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Dearman Family Occupations

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  • Boat Builder

    33%
  • Dressmaker

    33%
  • Farm Labourer

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%

In 1881, the most common Dearman occupation in Canada was Boat Builder. 33% of Dearman's were Boat Builders. A less common occupation for the Dearman family was Farmer. Boat Builder, Dressmaker and Farm Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dearman.

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Dearman Historical Records

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Dearman Life Expectancy

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