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Altmann Family History

Altmann Name Meaning
German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Middle High German altman, German Altmann, literally ‘old man’, applied either as a personal name or as a nickname for an older man as distinguished from a younger one.

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

72,181 Historical Documents with Altmann on Ancestry.com
20,317 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
7,169 Military Records
7,267 Immigration Records
6,000 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Altmann Families

  • Number of Altmann families
     13 - 23
     5 - 12
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Altmann families
     5 - 8
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Altmann last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Altmann census records

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Altmann Family Origin

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Altmann Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Altmann

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Altmann Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Altmann census records

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Altmann Civil War Service Records

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