Naman Family History

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Naman Name Meaning

Respelling of French Namon or Namin, respectively an inflected and a pet form of the Germanic personal name Namo.

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


Similar surnames: Zaman, Neman, Daman, Ulman, Aman, Roman, Wyman, Tamas, Samad, Haman

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Naman Family Origin

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Naman Family Occupations

What did your Naman ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Naman. 15% of Naman men worked as a Laborer and 8% of Naman women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Naman were Carpenter and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    15%
  • Farmer
    7%
  • Salesman
    5%
  • Carpenter
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Bookkeeper
    8%
  • Clerk
    8%
  • Helper
    8%
  • Housekeeper
    8%

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

Naman Historical Records

What Naman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Naman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Naman 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 793 immigration records available for the last name Naman. 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 525 military records available for the last name Naman. For the veterans among your Naman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Naman Life Expectancy

What is the average Naman lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Naman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Naman in 1962 was 78, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Naman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Naman 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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