Haymaker Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Haymaker Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Possibly an Americanized form of German Hamacher.

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

Similar surnames: Hammaker, Slaymaker, Hawbaker, Haymore, Hayman, Hacker, Hatmaker

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Haymaker Family Origin

Where is the Haymaker family from?

Haymaker Family Occupations

What did your Haymaker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Haymaker family was Laborer. The most common Haymaker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Haymaker's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Haymaker.

View Census data for Haymaker | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Blacksmith

  • Laborer


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

Haymaker Historical Records

What Haymaker family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Haymaker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Haymaker census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Haymaker

Passenger List

There are 264 immigration records available for the last name Haymaker. 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 Haymaker immigration records

Draft Card

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

View all Haymaker military records

You've only scratched the surface of Haymaker family history.

Haymaker Life Expectancy

What is the average Haymaker lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Haymaker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Haymaker in 1959 was 56, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Haymaker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Haymaker 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.

Look up another name