Wiman Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Wyman. North German: perhaps an altered spelling of Weimann. Swedish: ornamental name from Old Norse viðr ‘forest’ + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Widman, Wikman, Witman, Wyman, Wisman, Edman, Aikman, Weyman, Wildman

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Wiman Family Origin

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Wiman Family Occupations

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  • Bookbinder

    50%
  • Farmer

    50%

In 1881, the most common Wiman occupation in Canada was Bookbinder. 50% of Wiman's were Bookbinders. Bookbinder and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wiman.

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Wiman Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Wiman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Wiman in 1954 was 37, and 91 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wiman

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