Niman Name Meaning

English: variant of Newman. Americanized form of various European cognates with the same meaning, for example Neumann. (For other forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988.)

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

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Niman Family Origin

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Niman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Boat Engineer

    3%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Niman family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Boat Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Niman. The most common Niman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Niman's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Niman | Data not to scale

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Niman Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Niman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Niman in 1962 was 81, and 60 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Niman

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