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Twyman Name Meaning

English (Kent): unexplained; perhaps a metathesized form of Twynam, a habitational name from Twinehame in Sussex or Twinham (now Christchurch) in Hampshire.

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


Similar surnames: Wyman, Todman, Lyman, Tayman, Truman, Wiman, Bayman, Titman, Totman

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Twyman Family Origin

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Twyman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%
  • Keeping House

    3%

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In 1880, the most common Twyman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Twyman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Twyman family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Twyman.

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Twyman Historical Records

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Twyman Life Expectancy

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