Oltman Family History

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Oltman Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Oltmann.

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


Similar surnames: Woltman, Ottman, Volkman, Dollman, Ostman, Oltmann, Ortman, Olman

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Oltman Family Origin

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Oltman Family Occupations

What did your Oltman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Oltman family was Painter. The most common Oltman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Oltman's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Oltman.

View Census data for Oltman | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    60%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Painter

    4%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Oltman ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Oltman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Oltman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Oltman 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Oltman. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Oltman. For the veterans among your Oltman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Oltman Life Expectancy

What is the average Oltman lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Oltman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Oltman in 1940 was 32, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Oltman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Oltman 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.

Famous Oltman Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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