Litman Family History

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Litman Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant of Littman. Possibly also English, a variant of Lightman.

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

Similar surnames: Littman, Lisman, Pitman, Libman, Lipman, Milman, Lutman, Leitman

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Litman Family Origin

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Litman Family Occupations

What did your Litman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Litman family was Laborer. Farmer, Carpenter and Dry Goods Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Litman. The most common Litman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Litman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Dry Goods Merchant

  • Laborer


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

Litman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Litman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Litman 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Litman. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Litman. For the veterans among your Litman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Litman Life Expectancy

What is the average Litman lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Litman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Litman in 1952 was 41, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Litman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Litman 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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