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Pittman Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived in a hollow (see Pitt). German (Pittmann): probably from a compound personal name formed with Pitt, a short form of Peter + Mann ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Rittman, Mittman, Putman, Pillman, Pitman, Portman, Titman, Wittmann

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Pittman Family Origin

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Pittman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Clerk

    7%
  • Dressmaker

    7%
  • Factory Hand

    7%

In 1881, Farmer, Clerk and Dressmaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pittman. A less common occupation for the Pittman family was Factory Hand. The most common Pittman occupation in Canada was Farmer. 67% of Pittman's were Farmers.

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Pittman Historical Records

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Pittman Life Expectancy

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