Dahlman Family History

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Dahlman Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements dal ‘valley’ + man ‘man’. variant of German Dahlmann.

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


Similar surnames: Ahlman, Dahlmann, Kallman, Wallman, Dalman, Wahlman, Dahlen, Rohlman

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Dahlman Family Origin

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Dahlman Family Occupations

What did your Dahlman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Horse Dealer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dahlman. The most common Dahlman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Dahlman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dahlman family was Shoemaker.

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Horse Dealer

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Shoemaker

    7%

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

Dahlman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dahlman Life Expectancy

What is the average Dahlman lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Dahlman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Dahlman in 1952 was 47, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dahlman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dahlman 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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