Mellman Family History

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Mellman Name Meaning

German (Mellmann): variant of Melle 2, with the addition of Middle High German man ‘man’. Swedish: probably of German origin or an ornamental compound of Mel- (probably a place name element meaning ‘middle’) + man ‘man’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Meller 2.

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

Similar surnames: Sellman, Wellman, Mehlman, Melman, Kellman, Millman, Hellman, Fellman

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Mellman Family Origin

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Mellman Family Occupations

What did your Mellman ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mellman. 22% of Mellman men worked as a Salesman and 28% of Mellman women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mellman were Laborer and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
  • Farmer
  • Owner
  • Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Clerk
  • Hostess
  • Bookkeeper

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

Mellman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Mellman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mellman 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 411 immigration records available for the last name Mellman. 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 352 military records available for the last name Mellman. For the veterans among your Mellman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mellman Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Mellman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Mellman in 1957 was 62, and 89 in 2004.

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