Eyman Family History

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Eyman Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of the topographic name for a dweller on heathland VanderHeiden. Dutch: variant of Heineman. German (Eymann): from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements agi ‘point (of a sword or lance)’ + man ‘man’, ‘retainer’.

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

Similar surnames: Lyman, Elman, Ryman, Edman, Ekman, Nyman, Wyman, Byman, Heyman

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Eyman Family Origin

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Eyman Family Occupations

What did your Eyman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Eyman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Eyman's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eyman. A less common occupation for the Eyman family was Day Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Carpenter

  • Day Laborer


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

Eyman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Eyman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eyman 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 504 immigration records available for the last name Eyman. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Eyman. For the veterans among your Eyman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eyman Life Expectancy

What is the average Eyman lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Eyman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Eyman in 1940 was 34, and 79 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eyman 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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