History of your Surname
Get access to Havemann family records.Start a free trial

Havemann Family History

Havemann Name Meaning

North German: from Middle Low German hove, have ‘farm’, ‘courtyard’ + man ‘man’, hence an occupational name for a steward or overseer, equivalent to South German Hoffmann, or for a farmer/peasant in the service of a manor.

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


Similar surnames: Hagemann, Hafemann, Hammann, Hausmann, Haumann, Lagemann, Hartmann

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Havemann family from?

You can see how Havemann families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Havemann family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Havemann families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 8 Havemann families living in New York. This was about 73% of all the recorded Havemann's in USA. New York had the highest population of Havemann families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Havemann surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Havemann ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Havemann. 40% of Havemann men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Havemann women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Havemann were Laborer and Farm Laborer. .

View Census Data for Havemann | Data not to scale

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    40%
  • Manager
    14%
  • Proprietor
    14%
  • Laborer
    9%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Stenographer
    50%
  • Farm Laborer
    50%
Black & white image of two construction labourers

What Havemann family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Havemann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Havemann census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search US census records for Havemann

Passenger Lists

There are 679 immigration records available for the last name Havemann. 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.

View all Havemann immigration records

Draft Cards

There are 879 military records available for the last name Havemann. For the veterans among your Havemann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Havemann military records

You've only scratched the surface of Havemann family history

Discover More

What is the average Havemann lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Havemann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Havemann in 1958 was 66, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Havemann

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Havemann family tree

Explore Your Tree
Search for another surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial