Coolman Family History

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Coolman Name Meaning

Americanized form of Kuhlman or Kuhlmann.

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

Similar surnames: Woolman, Colgan, Collman, Moosman, Goodman, Cornman, Colman, Cottman

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Coolman Family Origin

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Coolman Family Occupations

What did your Coolman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Coolman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Coolman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Coolman family was Plasterer. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coolman.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House

  • Plasterer


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

Coolman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Coolman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Coolman 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 170 immigration records available for the last name Coolman. 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 492 military records available for the last name Coolman. For the veterans among your Coolman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Coolman Life Expectancy

What is the average Coolman lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Coolman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Coolman in 1962 was 74, and 52 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Coolman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Coolman 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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