Tasman Family History

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Tasman Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Talman, Asman, Tatman, Tayman, Tashman, Jasman, Kasman, Tarman

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Tasman Family Origin

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Tasman Family Occupations

What did your Tasman ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Accountant was the top reported job for people in the CA named Tasman.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Accountant

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

Tasman Historical Records

What Tasman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Tasman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tasman 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 212 immigration records available for the last name Tasman. 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 126 military records available for the last name Tasman. For the veterans among your Tasman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tasman Life Expectancy

What is the average Tasman lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2002, in the United States, Tasman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Tasman in 1964 was 70, and 74 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tasman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tasman 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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