Hyman Name Meaning

Jewish (American): Americanized variant of Heiman. English: variant of Hayman. Americanized spelling of Heimann.

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


Similar surnames: Heyman, Hayman, Hymon, Homan, Nyman, Lyman, Whyman, Ryman, Osman

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Hyman Family Origin

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Hyman Family Occupations

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  • Merchant

    21%
  • Agent

    13%
  • Servant

    8%
  • Book Agent

    4%

In 1881, Merchant, Agent and Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hyman. A less common occupation for the Hyman family was Book Agent. The most common Hyman occupation in Canada was Merchant. 21% of Hyman's were Merchants.

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Hyman Historical Records

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Hyman Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Hyman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Hyman in 1942 was 20, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hyman

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