Dammann Family History

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Dammann Name Meaning

German: topographic name from Middle Low German dam ‘dike’, ‘highway’ + man ‘man’ (see Damm), or a habitational name from any of the various places named Damm or Damme from this word, for example in Brandenburg, Oldenburg, and Pomerania.

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


Similar surnames: Hammann, Ammann, Damman, Dallmann, Karmann, Aumann, Ahmann, Kampmann

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Dammann Family Origin

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Dammann Family Occupations

What did your Dammann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dammann. The most common Dammann occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Dammann's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dammann family was Cabinet Maker.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Butcher

    5%
  • Cabinet Maker

    5%

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

Dammann Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dammann Life Expectancy

What is the average Dammann lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Dammann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Dammann in 1945 was 26, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dammann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dammann 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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