Collman Family History

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Collman Name Meaning

English and Irish: variant of Coleman. Americanized spelling of German Kollmann, or of Kohlmann.

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

Similar surnames: Colman, Coleman, Hollman, Dollman, Pollman, Zollman, Follman, Kollman

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Collman Family Origin

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Collman Family Occupations

What did your Collman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Gardner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Collman. A less common occupation for the Collman family was Labor. The most common Collman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Collman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Gardner

  • Labor


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

Collman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Collman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Collman 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Collman. 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 864 military records available for the last name Collman. For the veterans among your Collman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Collman Life Expectancy

What is the average Collman lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Collman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Collman in 1957 was 46, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Collman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Collman 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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