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Wallman Name Meaning

English: variant of Wall. Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements wall, an old spelling of vall ‘grassy bank’ + man ‘man’. German (Wallmann): variant of Wall 4 and 5.

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

Similar surnames: Wellman, Kallman, Hallman, Waldman, Ballman, Wollman, Willman

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Where is the Wallman family from?

You can see how Wallman families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Wallman family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Wallman families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 14 Wallman families living in Manitoba. This was about 33% of all the recorded Wallman's in Canada. Manitoba had the highest population of Wallman families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Wallman surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Wallman ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Farmer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Wallman. 73% of Wallman men worked as a Farmer.

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

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Labourer

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
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Census Records

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Wallman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wallman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Wallman. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Wallman. For the veterans among your Wallman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Wallman lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Wallman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Wallman in 1959 was 51, and 83 in 2004.

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