Stellman Family History

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Stellman Name Meaning

North German (Stellmann): topographic name for someone who owned a small cattle farm, originally from land in by a marsh, from the old dialect word stel ‘bog’ + Middle Low German man ‘man’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Sellman, Stallman, Spellman, Stillman, Steckman, Steelman, Seelman

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Stellman Family Origin

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Stellman Family Occupations

What did your Stellman ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Stellman. 25% of Stellman men worked as a Farmer and 14% of Stellman women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Stellman were Farming and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    25%
  • Salesman
    15%
  • Laborer
    13%
  • Farming
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    14%
  • Nurse
    12%
  • Teacher
    10%
  • Clerk
    7%

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

Stellman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Stellman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stellman 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 574 immigration records available for the last name Stellman. 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 512 military records available for the last name Stellman. For the veterans among your Stellman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stellman Life Expectancy

What is the average Stellman lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Stellman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Stellman in 1954 was 54, and 93 in 2004.

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