Heathman Family History

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Heathman Name Meaning

English: topographic name for a heath dweller, a variant of Heath with the addition of Middle English man ‘man’.

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

Similar surnames: Leachman, Gathman, Headman, Heath, Boatman, Kathman, Oatman

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Heathman Family Origin

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Heathman Family Occupations

What did your Heathman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heathman. The most common Heathman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Heathman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Heathman family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House


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

Heathman Historical Records

What Heathman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Heathman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Heathman 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 435 immigration records available for the last name Heathman. 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 Heathman. For the veterans among your Heathman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Heathman Life Expectancy

What is the average Heathman lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Heathman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Heathman in 1951 was 42, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heathman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heathman 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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