Eidman Family History

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Eidman Name Meaning

German: from the short form (Aido) of a Germanic personal name composed with eid ‘oath’ or eit ‘fire’.

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

Similar surnames: Elfman, Edman, Widman, Wildman, Radman, Lipman, Leibman, Erdmann

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Eidman Family Origin

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Eidman Family Occupations

What did your Eidman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Baker and Boatman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eidman. The most common Eidman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Eidman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Eidman family was Coffee Roaster.

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  • Farmer

  • Baker

  • Boatman

  • Coffee Roaster


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

Eidman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Eidman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eidman 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 257 immigration records available for the last name Eidman. 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 213 military records available for the last name Eidman. For the veterans among your Eidman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eidman Life Expectancy

What is the average Eidman lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Eidman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Eidman in 1963 was 83, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eidman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eidman 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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