Zeman Name Meaning

Czech: status name for a yeoman farmer or small landowner, Czech zeman (a derivative of zem ‘land’). This is one of the most common Czech surnames.

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


Similar surnames: Seman, Neman, Beman, Deman, Zeeman, Werman, Zaman, Belman, Ulman

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Zeman Family Origin

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Zeman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Segar Maker

    10%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Zeman family was Blacksmith. The most common Zeman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Zeman's were Farmers. Farmer, Segar Maker and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zeman.

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Zeman Historical Records

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Zeman Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Zeman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Zeman in 1948 was 49, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zeman

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