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Origins of the Jackman surname

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About the Jackmans

We have a total number of 33131 records for people with the last name Jackman.

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Where do most Jackmans live?

In 1921, most Jackmans lived in London.


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Interesting facts about Jackmans

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 28,400 records for the Jackman surname. The oldest one dates back to 1541.

Who were Jackmans most likely to marry?

Smiths

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Browns

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Jackmans.

What are the most common Jackman first names?

  • William
  • John
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

Our birth record sets tell us the names of Jackman family members

Common jobs for Jackmans

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Jackmans in 1921
Dressmaker

190

Laundress

89

General Servant Domestic

73

Domestic Servant

69

General Servant

67

Common Male occupations for Jackmans in 1921
Agricultural Labourer

175

General Labourer

108

Blacksmith

99

Tailor

82

Carpenter

73

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