Naiman Family History

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Naiman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): Yiddish equivalent of German Neumann ‘newcomer’.

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


Similar surnames: Neiman, Nayman, Nauman, Maiman, Neman, Faiman, Neyman, Waxman, Harman

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Naiman Family Origin

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Naiman Family Occupations

What did your Naiman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Naiman occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 25% of Naiman's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith, Editor Of Paper and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Naiman. A less common occupation for the Naiman family was Sailor.

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  • Blacksmith

    25%
  • Editor Of Paper

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Sailor

    25%

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

Naiman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Naiman Life Expectancy

What is the average Naiman lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Naiman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Naiman in 1955 was 60, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Naiman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Naiman 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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