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

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Day Laborer

    3%

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

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Eyman Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eyman

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