Ashmun Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Ashmun Name Meaning

Variant of German Aschmann or English Ashman (see Ashman).

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

Similar surnames: Ashman, Cashman, Allman, Ammon, Ashlin, Osmun, Thrun, Amen, Ahn

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Ashmun Family Origin

Where is the Ashmun family from?

Ashmun Family Occupations

What did your Ashmun ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ashmun occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 17% of Ashmun's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Keeping House and Printer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ashmun. A less common occupation for the Ashmun family was Ship Carpenter.

View Census data for Ashmun | Data not to scale

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House

  • Printer

  • Ship Carpenter


United States shown, Canada data unavailable

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Ashmun ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Ashmun Historical Records

What Ashmun family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Ashmun. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ashmun census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Ashmun

Passenger List

There are 208 immigration records available for the last name Ashmun. 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.

View all Ashmun immigration records

Draft Card

There are 370 military records available for the last name Ashmun. For the veterans among your Ashmun ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Ashmun military records

You've only scratched the surface of Ashmun family history.

Ashmun Life Expectancy

What is the average Ashmun lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Ashmun life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Ashmun in 1963 was 75, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ashmun

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ashmun 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.

Look up another name