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Homan Family History

Homan Name Meaning
Altered spelling of German Homann.English: variant of Holman. This surname has been in Ireland since the 17th century.Dutch: status name from Middle Dutch hovetman, hooftman ‘head man’, ‘leader’, ‘adviser’.Dutch: variant of Hoffman 2.Slovenian: unexplained.

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

271,243 Historical Documents with Homan on Ancestry.com
82,694 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
8,553 Military Records
4,349 Immigration Records
52,107 Census and Voter Lists
123,540 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Homan Families

  • Number of Homan families
     105 - 208
     36 - 104
     1 - 35
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Homan families
     77 - 152
     26 - 76
     1 - 25
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Homan families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Homan Family Origin

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Homan Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Homan

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Homan Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Homan census records

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Homan Civil War Service Records

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