Posthuma Family History

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Posthuma Name Meaning

Frisian: variant of Posthumus.

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


Similar surnames: Postma, Postema, Oshima, Bothum, Porth, Rothman, Boothman, Bottum

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Posthuma Family Origin

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Posthuma Family Occupations

What did your Posthuma ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Posthuma occupation in the UK was Shopman (Fancy Goods). 100% of Posthuma's were Shopman (Fancy Goods)s.

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  • Shopman (Fancy Goods)

    100%

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

Posthuma Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Posthuma Life Expectancy

What is the average Posthuma lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Posthuma life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Posthuma in 1963 was 79, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Posthuma

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Posthuma 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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