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Engelmann Name Meaning

German: variant of Engel 1, with the addition of the personal suffix -mann ‘man’, sometimes denoting a pet form. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Engelman.

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


Similar surnames: Engemann, Engelman, Engelsman, Edelmann, Andelman, Engelson

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Engelmann Family Origin

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Engelmann Family Occupations

What did your Engelmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Engelmann. The most common Engelmann occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Engelmann's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Engelmann family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Tailor

    10%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

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Engelmann Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Engelmann Life Expectancy

What is the average Engelmann lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Engelmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Engelmann in 1951 was 65, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Engelmann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Engelmann 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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