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Origins of the Yeatman surname

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About the Yeatmans

We have a total number of 5626 records for people with the last name Yeatman.

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Where do most Yeatmans live?

In 1921, most Yeatmans lived in South West.


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Interesting facts about Yeatmans

How common is your surname?

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

We have 4,890 records for the Yeatman surname. The oldest one dates back to 1840.

Who were Yeatmans most likely to marry?

Joneses

&

Smiths

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Yeatmans.

What are the most common Yeatman first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Elizabeth
  • Mary

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Common jobs for Yeatmans

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

Common Female occupations for Yeatmans in 1921
Dressmaker

18

General Servant Domestic

18

Laundress

18

Cook Domestic

14

Domestic Servant

12

Common Male occupations for Yeatmans in 1921
Agricultural Labourer

50

Carpenter

28

Blacksmith

26

Stone Mason

23

Tailor

22

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