Felman Family History

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Felman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Fellman. Respelling of German Fehlmann, a variant of Feldmann, or of Fellmann (see Fellman).

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


Similar surnames: Melman, Feldman, Kelman, Fellman, Helman, Fehlman, Belman, Elman

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Felman Family Origin

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Felman Family Occupations

What did your Felman ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Felman. 27% of Felman men worked as a Salesman and 25% of Felman women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Felman were Proprietor and Private Secretary

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
    27%
  • Clerk
    14%
  • Laborer
    12%
  • Proprietor
    12%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    25%
  • Bookkeeper
    18%
  • Proprietor
    15%
  • Private Secretary
    8%

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

Felman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Felman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Felman 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Felman. 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 244 military records available for the last name Felman. For the veterans among your Felman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Felman Life Expectancy

What is the average Felman lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Felman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Felman in 1955 was 56, and 78 in 2004.

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