Mammen Family History

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Mammen Name Meaning

German: East Frisian patronymic from the nursery name Mamme, linked to Middle High German mamme, memme ‘mother’s breast’ (Latin mamma). English (of Norman origin): from the Old French personal name Maismon, Maimon, of unknown etymology. Indian (Kerala): variant of Thomas among Kerala Christians, with the Tamil-Malayalam third person masculine singular suffix -n. It is only found as a personal name in Kerala, but in the U.S. has come to be used as a family name among Kerala Christians.

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

Similar surnames: Oommen, Rammel, Hammer, Hammen, Ammon, Campen, Maben, Dammen, Matzen

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Mammen Family Origin

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Mammen Family Occupations

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In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mammen. 20% of Mammen men worked as a Farmer and 15% of Mammen women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mammen were Laborer and House

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Clerk
  • Farm Laborer
  • Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Stenographer
  • Teacher
  • House

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

Mammen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mammen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mammen 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 696 immigration records available for the last name Mammen. 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 675 military records available for the last name Mammen. For the veterans among your Mammen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mammen Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Mammen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Mammen in 1957 was 40, and 80 in 2004.

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