Iman Family History

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Iman Name Meaning

Muslim (widespread throughout the Islamic world): from a personal name based on Arabic iman ‘belief’, ‘faith’ (see the Qur’an 4:25).

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


Similar surnames: Aman, Imam, Siman, Zaman, Man, Iwan, Ivan, Mand, Bean, Simas

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Iman Family Origin

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Iman Family Occupations

What did your Iman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Iman family was Oil Pumper. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Iman. The most common Iman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Iman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Oil Pumper

    10%

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

Iman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Iman Life Expectancy

What is the average Iman lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Iman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Iman in 1957 was 44, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Iman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Iman 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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