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Vogelmann Family History

Vogelmann Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Vogelman, Engelmann, Vogelsang, Logemann, Fogelman, Kohlmann, Ohlmann

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Where is the Vogelmann family from?

You can see how Vogelmann families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Vogelmann family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Vogelmann families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 14 Vogelmann families living in Kansas. This was about 93% of all the recorded Vogelmann's in the USA. Kansas had the highest population of Vogelmann families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Vogelmann surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Vogelmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Clergyman and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Vogelmann. .

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

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Clergyman
    100%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
    100%
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What Vogelmann family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 488 census records available for the last name Vogelmann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vogelmann census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 681 immigration records available for the last name Vogelmann. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 286 military records available for the last name Vogelmann. For the veterans among your Vogelmann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Vogelmann lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2003, in the United States, Vogelmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Vogelmann in 1959 was 33, and 86 in 2003.

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