Neeman Family History

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Neeman Name Meaning

Jewish: occupational name from a Hebrew term meaning ‘treasurer of the community’. In some cases this may represent a Hebraized (Israeli) form of Neumann.

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

Similar surnames: Neman, Beeman, Newman, Nejman, Feeman, Neiman, Neuman, Perman, Neyman

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Neeman Family Origin

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Neeman Family Occupations

What did your Neeman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Neeman family was Farming. Farmer, Keeping House and Drives Exp. Wagon were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Neeman. The most common Neeman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Neeman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Drives Exp. Wagon

  • Farming


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

Neeman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Neeman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Neeman 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 417 immigration records available for the last name Neeman. 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 576 military records available for the last name Neeman. For the veterans among your Neeman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Neeman Life Expectancy

What is the average Neeman lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Neeman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Neeman in 1965 was 67, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Neeman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Neeman 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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