Baumgarner Family History

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Baumgarner Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Baumgartner.

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


Similar surnames: Bumgarner, Baumgarten, Baumgard, Baumgart, Baumgartner, Baumgardner

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Baumgarner Family Origin

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Baumgarner Family Occupations

What did your Baumgarner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Baumgarner family was Minister. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Baumgarner. The most common Baumgarner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Baumgarner's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Keeping House

    29%
  • Farming

    14%
  • Minister

    14%

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Baumgarner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Baumgarner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Baumgarner 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Baumgarner. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Baumgarner. For the veterans among your Baumgarner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Baumgarner Life Expectancy

What is the average Baumgarner lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Baumgarner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Baumgarner in 1959 was 56, and 42 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Baumgarner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Baumgarner 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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