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Zellmann Family History

Zellmann Name Meaning
German: occupational name for someone who owned or was employed at a small workshop (see Zeller).habitational name for someone from Celle near Hannover.Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Selman.

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

5,866 Historical Documents with Zellmann on Ancestry.com
2,042 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
448 Military Records
323 Immigration Records
784 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Zellmann Families

  • Number of Zellmann families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Zellmann Family Origin

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Zellmann Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Zellmann

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Zellmann Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Military Service by Zellmann

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