Furman Family History
Furman Name Meaning
Polish Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic) Czech Slovak and Slovenian: occupational name for a carter or drayman the driver of a horse-drawn delivery vehicle from Polish Yiddish and Slovenian furman a loanword from German (see Fuhrmann ). See also Forman . English: variant of Firmin . Americanized form of German Fuhrmann .
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022