Altmann Family History

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Altmann Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Middle High German altman, German Altmann, literally ‘old man’, applied either as a personal name or as a nickname for an older man as distinguished from a younger one.

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

Similar surnames: Waldmann, Ammann, Altman, Hartmann, Salzmann, Ahmann, Axtman

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Altmann Family Origin

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Altmann Family Occupations

What did your Altmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Stenographer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Altmann.

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Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Stenographer

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Altmann Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Altmann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Altmann 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 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Altmann. 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 8,000 military records available for the last name Altmann. For the veterans among your Altmann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Altmann Life Expectancy

What is the average Altmann lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Altmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Altmann in 1952 was 44, and 89 in 2004.

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