Hyman Name Meaning

Jewish (American): Americanized variant of Heiman. English: variant of Hayman. Americanized spelling of Heimann.

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


Similar surnames: Heyman, Hayman, Hymon, Homan, Nyman, Lyman, Whyman, Ryman, Osman

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Hyman Family Origin

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Hyman Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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Hyman Historical Records

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Hyman Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, Hyman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Hyman in 1942 was 20, and 77 in 2004.

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