My great-grandmother was Myrtle May Hyman (1884-1953). Her parents were James W. Hyman (1854-1926) & Mary Kime (1859-1917).
Her grandfather- Daniel Andrew Hyman (1810-1860) was born in Germany and came to America.
Hyman Name Meaning:
Jewish (American): Americanized variant of Heiman.
English: Variant of Hayman- Americanized spelling of Heimann.
Historical Documents with Hyman:
68,799 Birth, Marriage and Deaths
10,799 Military Records
15,212 Immigration Records
79,157 Census and Voter Lists
81,910 Member Trees
(All U.S. and Canada, Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500s-1900s):
There are 3,618 results for Hyman and it looks like a good amount of them are spelled the same way! Here are a few:
Name Birth Year Arrival Year and Place
Jacob Hyman America
Moses Hyman America
Robinson Hyman Indiana
Margaret 1739 America
Wm. (William) Hyman 1762 Boston, Massachusetts
Henry Hyman abt 1782 1812 New York, New York
Find a Grave:
There are 4,979 Results- in a wide range of states-- Which is actually very surprising to me!