Casselman Family History

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Casselman Name Meaning

Americanized or older spelling of the German habitational name Kasselmann, denoting someone from Kassel (see Kassel), or Kesselman.

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


Similar surnames: Kasselman, Hasselman, Cassel, Wesselman, Esselman, Castleman

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Casselman Family Origin

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Casselman Family Occupations

What did your Casselman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Casselman family was Farmer Son. The most common Casselman occupation in Canada was Farmer. 58% of Casselman's were Farmers. Farmer, Going To School and Brickmaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Casselman.

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • Going To School

    5%
  • Brickmaker

    5%
  • Farmer Son

    3%

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

Casselman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Casselman Life Expectancy

What is the average Casselman lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Casselman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Casselman in 1957 was 71, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Casselman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Casselman 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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