Leaman Family History

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Leaman Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name or nickname Lefman (see Lemon). Perhaps also an Americanized spelling of German Lehmann.

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


Similar surnames: Seaman, Kelman, Leman, Layman, German, Lowman, Leiman, Leeman

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Leaman Family Origin

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Leaman Family Occupations

What did your Leaman ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Leaman. 26% of Leaman men worked as a Farmer and 25% of Leaman women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Leaman were Carpenter and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    26%
  • Laborer
    16%
  • Labourer
    9%
  • Carpenter
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Stenographer
    25%
  • Bookkeeper
    13%
  • Foundry
    13%
  • Housekeeper
    13%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Leaman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 28,000 census records available for the last name Leaman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Leaman 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Leaman. 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.

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Draft Card

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Leaman. For the veterans among your Leaman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Leaman Life Expectancy

What is the average Leaman lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Leaman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Leaman in 1942 was 24, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leaman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Leaman 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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