Heidemann Family History

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Heidemann Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): topographic name for a heathland dweller, from Heide ‘heath’ (see Heid) + mann ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Heinemann, Heitmann, Heilmann, Heineman, Heitzmann, Heinzmann

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Heidemann Family Origin

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Heidemann Family Occupations

What did your Heidemann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Heidemann family was Boarding House. Farmer, Cooper and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heidemann. The most common Heidemann occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Heidemann's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Cooper

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Boarding House

    3%

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

Heidemann Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Heidemann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Heidemann 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Heidemann. 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 Heidemann. For the veterans among your Heidemann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Heidemann Life Expectancy

What is the average Heidemann lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Heidemann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Heidemann in 1961 was 49, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heidemann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heidemann 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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