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Killman Family History

Killman Name Meaning
Respelling of German Killmann, probably a derivative of Kilian.English: variant of Gillman.

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

36,852 Historical Documents with Killman on Ancestry.com
7,045 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
965 Military Records
606 Immigration Records
7,266 Census and Voter Lists
20,970 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Killman Families

  • Number of Killman families
     12 - 22
     5 - 11
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Killman families
     11 - 19
     4 - 10
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Killman last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Killman census records

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Killman Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Killman families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Killman Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Killman families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for Killman

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Killman Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Killman census records

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Killman Civil War Service Records

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