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Richman Name Meaning

English: nickname for a wealthy man (see Rich). English: occupational name for the servant of a man called Rich. English: variant of Richmond. German (Richmann): from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements ric ‘power(ful)’ + man ‘man’.German (Richmann): nickname for a rich man.

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


Similar surnames: Rickman, Reichman, Rochman, Dickman, Hickman, Rothman, Brickman

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Richman Family Origin

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Richman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • Artist

    17%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Land Agent

    8%

In 1881, the most common Richman occupation in Canada was Farmer. 58% of Richman's were Farmers. Farmer, Artist and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Richman. A less common occupation for the Richman family was Land Agent.

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Richman Historical Records

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Richman Life Expectancy

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