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Mcdorman Name Meaning

Irish: perhaps an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Dornáin ‘descendant of Doirnín’, a byname from a diminutive of dorn ‘fist’. Compare Dornan. However, this may alternatively be an irregularly formed patronymic from the English surname Dorman, which is well established in Ireland.

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


Similar surnames: Gorman, Mcmorran, Dorman, Mckeeman, Cloran, Dorgan, Mccartan, Corban

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Mcdorman Family Origin

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Mcdorman Family Occupations

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  • Fisherman

    64%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • Store Keeper

    9%

In 1881, Fisherman, Laborer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcdorman. A less common occupation for the Mcdorman family was Store Keeper. The most common Mcdorman occupation in Canada was Fisherman. 64% of Mcdorman's were Fishermans.

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