Whyman Family History

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Whyman Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Wyman.

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

Similar surnames: Weyman, Hyman, Wayman, Wiman, Witman, Rayman, Layman, Hayman, Gayman

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Whyman Family Origin

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Whyman Family Occupations

What did your Whyman ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Invelid and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Whyman. 25% of Whyman men worked as an Invelid and 25% of Whyman women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Whyman were Labourer and Student

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Invelid
  • Carpenter
  • Farmer
  • Labourer

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housework
  • Invelid
  • Servant
  • Student

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

Whyman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Whyman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Whyman 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 951 immigration records available for the last name Whyman. 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 Whyman. For the veterans among your Whyman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Whyman Life Expectancy

What is the average Whyman lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Whyman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Whyman in 1963 was 76, and 52 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Whyman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Whyman 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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