Whiteman Family History

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Whiteman Name Meaning

English: variant of Whitman. Translated form of German Weissmann.

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


Similar surnames: Witman, Wittman, Waterman, Weitman, Wideman, Wineman, Whitman

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Whiteman Family Origin

Where is the Whiteman family from?

Whiteman Family Occupations

What did your Whiteman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Whiteman family was Labourer. Coal Miner, Farmer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whiteman. The most common Whiteman occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 4% of Whiteman's were Coal Miners.

View Census data for Whiteman | Data not to scale

  • Coal Miner

    4%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Labourer

    3%

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

Whiteman Historical Records

What Whiteman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Whiteman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Whiteman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Whiteman

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Whiteman. 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 Whiteman. For the veterans among your Whiteman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Whiteman Life Expectancy

What is the average Whiteman lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Whiteman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Whiteman in 1941 was 35, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Whiteman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Whiteman 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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