Littman Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Littman Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish male personal name Litman, a variant of Lipman. Possibly also English, a variant of Lightman.

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

Similar surnames: Litman, Mittman, Bittman, Lipman, Littmann, Pittman, Lichtman

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Littman Family Origin

Where is the Littman family from?

Littman Family Occupations

What did your Littman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Merchant and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Littman. The most common Littman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Littman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Littman family was No Occupation.

View Census data for Littman | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

  • Merchant

  • Keeping House

  • No Occupation


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

Littman Historical Records

What Littman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Littman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Littman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Littman

Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Littman. 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.

View all Littman immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Littman. For the veterans among your Littman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Littman military records

You've only scratched the surface of Littman family history.

Littman Life Expectancy

What is the average Littman lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Littman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Littman in 1949 was 49, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Littman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Littman 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.

Famous Littman Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name