Paxman Family History

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Paxman Name Meaning

English: occupational name for the servant (Middle English man) of someone named Pask. German (Paxmann): perhaps from a Germanic personal name formed with bag, reflected by Old High German bagan ‘to fight’.

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


Similar surnames: Patman, Waxman, Harman, Gayman, Hayman, Putman, Parkman, Perman

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Paxman Family Origin

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Paxman Family Occupations

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  • Grocer

    17%
  • Labourer

    17%
  • Auctioneer

    8%
  • Clerk

    8%

In 1881, the most common Paxman occupation in Canada was Grocer. 17% of Paxman's were Grocers. A less common occupation for the Paxman family was Clerk. Grocer, Labourer and Auctioneer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Paxman.

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Paxman Historical Records

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Paxman Life Expectancy

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