Human Family History

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Human Name Meaning

English: partly from an unattested late Old English personal name, Hygemann, composed of the elements hyge ‘mind’ (cognate with the underlying Germanic element in Hugh) + mann ‘man’. In some cases this may also have been an occupational name for a servant (Middle English man) of a man called Hugh. Perhaps an altered spelling of German Homann.

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

Similar surnames: Hudman, Homan, Edman, Wyman, Hulan, Luman, Humann, Ryman, Hutman

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Human Family Origin

Where is the Human family from?

Human Family Occupations

What did your Human ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Agricultural Laborer, Agricultural Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Human. The most common Human occupation in the UK was Agricultural Laborer. 9% of Human's were Agricultural Laborers. A less common occupation for the Human family was Gen Lab.

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  • Agricultural Laborer

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Farmer

  • Gen Lab


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

Human Historical Records

What Human family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Human. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Human 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Human. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Human. For the veterans among your Human ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Human Life Expectancy

What is the average Human lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Human life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Human in 1941 was 65, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Human

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Human 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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