Digman Family History

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Digman Name Meaning

English: variant of Dickman. Danish (Digmann): either a topographic name, from dik ‘dike’ + man ‘man’, or a nickname for a stout man, from dik ‘fat’ + man. German (Digmann): variant of Dieckmann.

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


Similar surnames: Dickman, Wiman, Aikman, Ingman, Nieman, Deman, Kilman, Derman, Lipman

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Digman Family Origin

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Digman Family Occupations

What did your Digman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Digman. A less common occupation for the Digman family was Engineer. The most common Digman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Digman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Engineer

    4%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Digman ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Digman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Digman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Digman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Digman. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Digman. For the veterans among your Digman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Digman Life Expectancy

What is the average Digman lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Digman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Digman in 1953 was 38, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Digman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Digman ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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