Neiman Family History

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Neiman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic) and German (Neimann): variant of Neumann. Dutch: variant of Nieman. Swedish: variant of Nyman.

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


Similar surnames: Neyman, Neman, Naiman, Reiman, Nejman, Neuman, Heiman, Melman, Leiman

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Neiman Family Origin

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Neiman Family Occupations

What did your Neiman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Neiman family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Neiman. The most common Neiman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Neiman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Farming

    2%

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

Neiman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Neiman Life Expectancy

What is the average Neiman lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Neiman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Neiman in 1951 was 65, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Neiman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Neiman 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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