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Zaman Name Meaning

Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic zaman ‘time’, ‘age’, ‘era’, often used to form names in combination with other words, for example Nur uz-Zaman ‘light of the era’, Shams uz-Zaman ‘sun of the time’. Zaman is a popular name in the Indian subcontinent.

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


Similar surnames: Aman, Zamani, Raman, Samad, Hasan, Naman, Hamad, Awan, Hamdan, Daman

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Zaman Family Origin

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Zaman Family Occupations

What did your Zaman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Cigar Maker and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Zaman. The most common Zaman occupation in the USA was Cigar Maker. 50% of Zaman's were Cigar Makers.

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  • Cigar Maker

    50%
  • Farmer

    50%

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

Zaman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Zaman Life Expectancy

What is the average Zaman lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Zaman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Zaman in 1966 was 72, and 44 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Zaman 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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