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Malzahn Family History

Malzahn Name Meaning
North German: habitational name from Molzahn near Ratzeburg or Moltzahn in Pomerania.

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

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4,008 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
518 Military Records
718 Immigration Records
2,207 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Malzahn Families

  • Number of Malzahn families
     13 - 24
     5 - 12
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Malzahn families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Malzahn last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Malzahn Family Origin

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Malzahn Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Malzahn

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Malzahn Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Malzahn census records

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Military Service by Malzahn

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