Wellmann Family History

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Wellmann Name Meaning

German: variant of Welle 1, with the addition of Middle High German man ‘man’, i.e. ‘man who lived by a stream’.

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

Similar surnames: Wellman, Willmann, Feldmann, Mellman, Hellmann, Bollmann, Weismann

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Wellmann Family Origin

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Wellmann Family Occupations

What did your Wellmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Wellmann. 59% of Wellmann men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Wellmann women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Wellmann were Farming and Genl Office Work

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Farming

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
  • Genl Office Work

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

Wellmann Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Wellmann Life Expectancy

What is the average Wellmann lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Wellmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Wellmann in 1963 was 73, and 77 in 2004.

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