Kellman Family History

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Kellman Name Meaning

German (Kellmann): elaborated variant of Kell, with the addition of man ‘man’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Kalman.

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

Similar surnames: Mellman, Sellman, Kelman, Wellman, Hellman, Kallman, Zellman, Gellman

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Kellman Family Origin

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Kellman Family Occupations

What did your Kellman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Kellman occupation in Canada was Farm Servant. 67% of Kellman's were Farm Servants. Farm Servant and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kellman.

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  • Farm Servant

  • Laborer


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

Kellman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Kellman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kellman 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 Kellman. 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 821 military records available for the last name Kellman. For the veterans among your Kellman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kellman Life Expectancy

What is the average Kellman lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Kellman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Kellman in 1948 was 37, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kellman 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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