Tuman Name Meaning

Polish: probably a derivative of the personal name Tomasz (see Thomas), but perhaps also a nickname meaning ‘duffer’, ‘nitwit’, from Polish tuman ‘cloud of dust’.

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


Similar surnames: Tuma, Toman, Human, Ulan, Taran, Duran, Sturman, Tamas, Edman, Buxman

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Tuman Family Origin

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Tuman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Policeman

    8%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Tuman family was Policeman. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tuman. The most common Tuman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Tuman's were Farmers.

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Tuman Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, Tuman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Tuman in 1958 was 36, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tuman

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