Axtman Family History

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Axtman Name Meaning

Respelling of German Axtmann, occupational name for a woodcutter, carpenter, or maker of axes, from Middle High German ackes, axt- ‘axe’ + man ‘man’.

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

Similar surnames: Artman, Paxman, Altmann, Bartman, Wartman, Oxman, Ashman, Waxman

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Axtman Family Origin

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Axtman Family Occupations

What did your Axtman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Axtman family was Grocer. Baker, Beer Saloon and Dealer In Confectionery were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Axtman. The most common Axtman occupation in the USA was Baker. 17% of Axtman's were Bakers.

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  • Baker

  • Beer Saloon

  • Dealer In Confectionery

  • Grocer


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

Axtman Historical Records

What Axtman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Axtman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Axtman 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 126 immigration records available for the last name Axtman. 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 250 military records available for the last name Axtman. For the veterans among your Axtman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Axtman Life Expectancy

What is the average Axtman lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Axtman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Axtman in 1954 was 60, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Axtman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Axtman 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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