Engelsman Family History

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Engelsman Name Meaning

German (Engelsmann): ethnic name from Middle Low German Engelsman ‘person from England’. German: nickname for a gentle person, from Middle High German engelsch ‘angelic’ + the personal suffix -man ‘man’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Engelman.

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


Similar surnames: Engelman, Vogelman, Engelmann, Engelson, Andelman, Inselman, Angerman

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Engelsman Family Origin

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Engelsman Family Occupations

What did your Engelsman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Physician and Retail Liquor Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Engelsman. The most common Engelsman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Engelsman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Engelsman family was Trav Agt.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Physician

    17%
  • Retail Liquor Dealer

    17%
  • Trav Agt

    17%

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

Engelsman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Engelsman Life Expectancy

What is the average Engelsman lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Engelsman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Engelsman in 1963 was 77, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Engelsman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Engelsman 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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