Heymann Family History

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Heymann Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Heimann 1. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Heiman.

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

Similar surnames: Heyman, Heumann, Hyman, Reymann, Bermann, Hayman, Hofmann, Hemann

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Heymann Family Origin

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Heymann Family Occupations

What did your Heymann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Butcher and Salesman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heymann. The most common Heymann occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Heymann's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Heymann family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Butcher

  • Salesman

  • Laborer


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

Heymann Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Heymann Life Expectancy

What is the average Heymann lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Heymann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Heymann in 1950 was 49, and 93 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heymann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heymann 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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