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Damman Name Meaning

Dutch: occupational name for someone whose responsibility was to look after a dike or dam, from dam ‘dike’ + man ‘man’. Variant spelling of German Dammann.

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


Similar surnames: Dammann, Kamman, Daman, Hayman, Talman, Digman, Hagman, Dalman

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Damman Family Origin

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Damman Family Occupations

What did your Damman ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Damman. 38% of Damman men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Damman women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Damman were Janitor and Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    38%
  • Carpenter
    13%
  • Cultivateur
    13%
  • Janitor
    13%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Clerk
    50%
  • Laborer
    50%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Damman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Damman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Damman 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 867 immigration records available for the last name Damman. 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 894 military records available for the last name Damman. For the veterans among your Damman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Damman Life Expectancy

What is the average Damman lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Damman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Damman in 1955 was 38, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Damman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Damman 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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