Firman Family History

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Firman Name Meaning

English: variant of Firmin. Muslim: variant of Farman.

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

Similar surnames: Furman, Farman, Girman, Fireman, Fairman, Sirman, Firmin, Fierman

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Firman Family Origin

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Firman Family Occupations

What did your Firman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Firman family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Firman. The most common Firman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Firman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Laborer


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

Firman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 28,000 census records available for the last name Firman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Firman 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Firman. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Firman. For the veterans among your Firman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Firman Life Expectancy

What is the average Firman lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Firman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Firman in 1953 was 48, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Firman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Firman 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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