Kaufmann Family History

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Kaufmann Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a merchant or wholesaler (see Kaufer). Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Kaufman.

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

Similar surnames: Kaufman, Kauffmann, Kauffman, Kurman, Laufman, Baumann, Heumann

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Kaufmann Family Origin

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Kaufmann Family Occupations

What did your Kaufmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Saleslady were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Kaufmann. 50% of Kaufmann men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Farm Labourer
  • Merchant
  • Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Saleslady

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

Kaufmann Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 28,000 census records available for the last name Kaufmann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kaufmann 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 28,000 immigration records available for the last name Kaufmann. 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 22,000 military records available for the last name Kaufmann. For the veterans among your Kaufmann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kaufmann Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Kaufmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Kaufmann in 1944 was 24, and 80 in 2004.

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