Luman Family History

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Luman Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Luhmann or Lohmann. English: unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Human, Luhman, Leman, Loman, Ruman, Lyman, Lutman, Lauman, Guman

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Luman Family Origin

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Luman Family Occupations

What did your Luman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Carpenter and Housekeeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Luman. The most common Luman occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 33% of Luman's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Luman family was Labourer.

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  • Carpenter

  • Housekeeper

  • Labourer


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

Luman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Luman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Luman 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 738 immigration records available for the last name Luman. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Luman. For the veterans among your Luman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Luman Life Expectancy

What is the average Luman lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Luman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Luman in 1944 was 47, and 71 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Luman 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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