Dalman Family History

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Dalman Name Meaning

Swedish: variant spelling of Dahlman. Respelling of German Dallmann or Dahlmann, an elaborated form of Dahl.

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

Similar surnames: Dahlman, Alman, Dallman, Calman, Damman, Dolman, Salman, Halman

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Dalman Family Origin

Where is the Dalman family from?

Dalman Family Occupations

What did your Dalman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dalman family was Carpenter. The most common Dalman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Dalman's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Bridge Builder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dalman.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Bridge Builder

  • Carpenter


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

Dalman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Dalman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dalman 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 Dalman. 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 631 military records available for the last name Dalman. For the veterans among your Dalman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dalman Life Expectancy

What is the average Dalman lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Dalman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Dalman in 1953 was 34, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dalman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dalman 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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