Bahlmann Family History

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Bahlmann Name Meaning

German: from Bahl 2 or 3 + mann ‘man’.

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

Similar surnames: Mahlmann, Dahlmann, Bohlmann, Kohlmann, Ahlman, Mehlman, Ahmann

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Bahlmann Family Origin

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Bahlmann Family Occupations

What did your Bahlmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bahlmann occupation in the USA was Cigar Maker. 14% of Bahlmann's were Cigar Makers. Cigar Maker, Clerk In Store and Factory Watchman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bahlmann. A less common occupation for the Bahlmann family was Hardware.

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  • Cigar Maker

  • Clerk In Store

  • Factory Watchman

  • Hardware


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

Bahlmann Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bahlmann Life Expectancy

What is the average Bahlmann lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Bahlmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Bahlmann in 1964 was 79, and 77 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bahlmann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bahlmann 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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