Mahlstedt Family History

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Mahlstedt Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of several places named Mahlstedt or Malstetten.

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


Similar surnames: Ahlstedt, Nienstedt, Bohnstedt, Balstad, Halstead, Maillet, Vollstedt

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Mahlstedt Family Origin

Where is the Mahlstedt family from?

Mahlstedt Family Occupations

What did your Mahlstedt ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Charwoman were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mahlstedt. 13% of Mahlstedt men worked as a Farmer and 15% of Mahlstedt women worked as a Charwoman. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mahlstedt were Clerk and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    13%
  • Laborer
    7%
  • Salesman
    7%
  • Clerk
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Charwoman
    15%
  • Grade Teacher
    15%
  • Hand Droning
    15%
  • Stenographer
    15%

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

Mahlstedt Historical Records

What Mahlstedt family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Mahlstedt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mahlstedt 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 939 immigration records available for the last name Mahlstedt. 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 492 military records available for the last name Mahlstedt. For the veterans among your Mahlstedt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mahlstedt Life Expectancy

What is the average Mahlstedt lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Mahlstedt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Mahlstedt in 1957 was 49, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mahlstedt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mahlstedt 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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