Sackmann Family History

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Sackmann Name Meaning

German: occupational name from Middle High German sacman ‘baggage servant’, one who was in charge of transporting and looking after a knight’s baggage and supplies on campaign, or alternatively a nickname from the same word in the later sense ‘plunderer’.

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


Similar surnames: Packman, Hackmann, Jackman, Hackman, Salzmann, Dickmann, Backman

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Sackmann Family Origin

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Sackmann Family Occupations

What did your Sackmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sackmann family was Sexton Of A Church. Book Binder, Carpenter and Grocery Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sackmann. The most common Sackmann occupation in the USA was Book Binder. 17% of Sackmann's were Book Binders.

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  • Book Binder

    17%
  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Grocery Store

    17%
  • Sexton Of A Church

    17%

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Sackmann Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Sackmann Life Expectancy

What is the average Sackmann lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Sackmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Sackmann in 1965 was 68, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sackmann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sackmann 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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