Houseman Family History

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Houseman Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a servant who worked at a great house, or status name for a householder (see House). Americanized form of German Hausmann.

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


Similar surnames: Housman, Huseman, Roseman, Bousman, Horsman, Holsman, Hudman, Hausman

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Houseman Family Origin

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Houseman Family Occupations

What did your Houseman ancestors do for a living?

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  • Sail Maker

    40%
  • Boiler Maker

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Trader

    20%

In 1881, Sail Maker, Boiler Maker and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Houseman. A less common occupation for the Houseman family was Trader. The most common Houseman occupation in Canada was Sail Maker. 40% of Houseman's were Sail Makers.

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Houseman Historical Records

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Houseman Life Expectancy

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Famous Houseman Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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