Appelbaum Family History

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Appelbaum Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic) and North German: variant of Apfelbaum. See also Appel.

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


Similar surnames: Apfelbaum, Appelman, Applebaum, Appel, Birenbaum, Mandelbaum, Elbaum

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Appelbaum Family Origin

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Appelbaum Family Occupations

What did your Appelbaum ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Appelbaum occupation in the USA was Moulder. 27% of Appelbaum's were Moulders. Moulder, Laborer and Aget. Leg. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Appelbaum. A less common occupation for the Appelbaum family was Merchant Tailor.

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  • Moulder

    27%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Aget. Leg.

    9%
  • Merchant Tailor

    9%

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

Appelbaum Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Appelbaum. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Appelbaum 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 Appelbaum. 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 Appelbaum. For the veterans among your Appelbaum ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Appelbaum Life Expectancy

What is the average Appelbaum lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Appelbaum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Appelbaum in 1953 was 51, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Appelbaum

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Appelbaum 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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