Ammerman Family History

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Ammerman Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Ammermann, a regional name for someone from Ammerland, an area in Oldenburg.

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

Similar surnames: Amerman, Immerman, Merman, Timmerman, Alterman, Angerman, Eilerman

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Ammerman Family Origin

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Ammerman Family Occupations

What did your Ammerman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ammerman. A less common occupation for the Ammerman family was Carpenter. The most common Ammerman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Ammerman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Ammerman ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Ammerman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ammerman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ammerman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Ammerman. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Ammerman. For the veterans among your Ammerman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ammerman Life Expectancy

What is the average Ammerman lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Ammerman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Ammerman in 1943 was 39, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ammerman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ammerman ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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