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Yarman Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Jahrmann a variant of Germann . Americanized form of Slovenian and Croatian Jerman . Compare Yerman .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Barman, Earman, Yerman, Arman, Karman, Layman, Harman, Parman, Carman

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Where is the Yarman family from?

You can see how Yarman families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Yarman family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Yarman families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 8 Yarman families living in Manitoba. This was about 80% of all the recorded Yarman's in Canada. Manitoba had the highest population of Yarman families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Yarman surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Yarman ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Yarman. 43% of Yarman men worked as a Laborer and 31% of Yarman women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Yarman were Salesman and Laborer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    43%
  • Farmer
    24%
  • Truck Driver
    11%
  • Salesman
    8%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housewife
    31%
  • House Wife
    24%
  • Clerk
    16%
  • Laborer
    16%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Yarman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yarman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 114 immigration records available for the last name Yarman. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 226 military records available for the last name Yarman. For the veterans among your Yarman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Yarman lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Yarman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Yarman in 1962 was 43, and 62 in 2004.

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