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Mohrmann Family History

Mohrmann Name Meaning

topographic name for someone who lived in a fen, Middle Low German mor, + man ‘man’. nickname for a man of swarthy complexion, from Middle High German mor, Middle Dutch mo(e)r ‘Moor’, + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Ohlmann, Dohrmann, Bohlmann, Rehmann, Ehrmann, Kohlmann, Lohrmann

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Where is the Mohrmann family from?

You can see how Mohrmann families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mohrmann family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1840 and 1920. The most Mohrmann families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1891 there were 6 Mohrmann families living in London. This was about 46% of all the recorded Mohrmann's in the UK. London had the highest population of Mohrmann families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mohrmann surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mohrmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Clerk and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mohrmann. 28% of Mohrmann men worked as a Clerk and 32% of Mohrmann women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mohrmann were Mechanic and Typist.

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

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    28%
  • Salesman
    14%
  • Laborer
    12%
  • Mechanic
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    32%
  • Housekeeper
    25%
  • Secretary
    19%
  • Typist
    13%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Mohrmann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mohrmann census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Mohrmann. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Mohrmann. For the veterans among your Mohrmann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mohrmann lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Mohrmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Mohrmann in 1965 was 82, and 69 in 2004.

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