Heileman Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Heileman Name Meaning

German (Heilemann): in part a variant of Heiler, and in part an assimilated derivative of Heinrich.

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

Similar surnames: Heineman, Heilman, Heilmann, Heideman, Henneman, Hellerman, Weideman

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Heileman Family Origin

Where is the Heileman family from?

Heileman Family Occupations

What did your Heileman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Heileman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Heileman's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Basketmaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heileman. A less common occupation for the Heileman family was Bottler.

View Census data for Heileman | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Basketmaker

  • Bottler


United States shown, Canada data unavailable

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

Heileman Historical Records

What Heileman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Heileman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Heileman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Heileman

Passenger List

There are 231 immigration records available for the last name Heileman. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

View all Heileman immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Heileman. For the veterans among your Heileman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Heileman military records

You've only scratched the surface of Heileman family history.

Heileman Life Expectancy

What is the average Heileman lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Heileman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Heileman in 1962 was 78, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heileman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heileman 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.

Look up another name