Engelman Family History

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Engelman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name composed of German Engel ‘angel’ + man(n) ‘man’, ‘husband’. Respelling of German Engelmann.

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

Similar surnames: Engelsman, Engelmann, Engelson, Edelman, Vogelman, Andelman, Eidelman

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Engelman Family Origin

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Engelman Family Occupations

What did your Engelman ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Sale Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Engelman. 75% of Engelman men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Logger

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Sale Clerk

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

Engelman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Engelman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Engelman 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Engelman. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Engelman. For the veterans among your Engelman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Engelman Life Expectancy

What is the average Engelman lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Engelman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Engelman in 1952 was 42, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Engelman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Engelman 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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