Paulman Family History

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Paulman Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Paulmann, which is from a North German pet form of Paul.

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

Similar surnames: Putman, Taulman, Allman, Pollman, Ausman, Aultman, Kallman, Dalman

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Paulman Family Origin

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Paulman Family Occupations

What did your Paulman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Stage Driver, Chopper and Dressmaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Paulman. A less common occupation for the Paulman family was Farm Laborer. The most common Paulman occupation in Canada was Stage Driver. 40% of Paulman's were Stage Drivers.

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  • Stage Driver

  • Chopper

  • Dressmaker

  • Farm Laborer


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

Paulman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Paulman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Paulman 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 354 immigration records available for the last name Paulman. 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 380 military records available for the last name Paulman. For the veterans among your Paulman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Paulman Life Expectancy

What is the average Paulman lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Paulman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Paulman in 1963 was 60, and 72 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Paulman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Paulman 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.

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