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Where is the Highman family from?
You can see how Highman families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Highman family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Highman families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1840 there was 1 Highman family living in Connecticut. This was about 33% of all the recorded Highman's in USA. Connecticut and 2 other states had the highest population of Highman families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Highman surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Highman. 26% of Highman men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Highman women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Highman were Clerk and Sewing Machine Operator. .