Protzman Family History

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Protzman Name Meaning

(Protzmann): variant of Brotzmann (see Brotzman). probably a habitational name for someone from any of various places in Lower Saxony, Brandenburg, and Luxembourg called Protz.

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

Similar surnames: Prutzman, Crossman, Brotzman, Rutman, Protsman, Rothman, Rottmann

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Protzman Family Origin

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Protzman Family Occupations

What did your Protzman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Protzman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Protzman's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Protzman. A less common occupation for the Protzman family was Harness Maker.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming

  • Harness Maker


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

Protzman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Protzman Life Expectancy

What is the average Protzman lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Protzman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Protzman in 1953 was 57, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Protzman

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