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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?




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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


General Servant Domestic




Cook Domestic


Domestic Servant


Common Male occupations for Yeatmans in 1921
Agricultural Labourer






Stone Mason




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