Asman Family History

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Asman Name Meaning

Americanized form of German As(s)mann, a much altered derivative (pet form) of the personal name Erasmus, which was popular among humanists in the Netherlands, Denmark, and northern Germany during the 16th century (see Rasmussen).

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

Similar surnames: Osman, Alsman, Ausman, Ashman, Aman, Arman, Allman, Ulman, Kassman

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Asman Family Origin

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Asman Family Occupations

What did your Asman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Asman occupation in Canada was Section Forman. 100% of Asman's were Section Formans.

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  • Section Forman


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

Asman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Asman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Asman 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 989 immigration records available for the last name Asman. 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 788 military records available for the last name Asman. For the veterans among your Asman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Asman Life Expectancy

What is the average Asman lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Asman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Asman in 1963 was 85, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Asman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Asman 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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