Mehlman Family History

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Mehlman Name Meaning

German (Mehlmann) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a miller or flour merchant. The German name is from Middle High German mel ‘flour’ + man ‘man’. The Yiddish name is from modern German Mehl ‘flour’+ Mann ‘man’.

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

Similar surnames: Mellman, Moehlman, Sellman, Selman, Wohlman, Elman, Millman, Kelman

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Mehlman Family Origin

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Mehlman Family Occupations

What did your Mehlman ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mehlman. 26% of Mehlman men worked as a Salesman and 22% of Mehlman women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mehlman were Manager and Bookeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
  • Clerk
  • Proprietor
  • Manager

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Bookkeeper
  • Saleslady
  • Clerk
  • Bookeeper

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

Mehlman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Mehlman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mehlman 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 940 immigration records available for the last name Mehlman. 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 473 military records available for the last name Mehlman. For the veterans among your Mehlman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mehlman Life Expectancy

What is the average Mehlman lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Mehlman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Mehlman in 1951 was 42, and 83 in 2004.

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