Dittman Family History

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Dittman Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Dittmann.

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


Similar surnames: Ditman, Dettman, Wittman, Witman, Dickman, Kitzman, Cottman, Guttman

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Dittman Family Origin

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Dittman Family Occupations

What did your Dittman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Dittman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Dittman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dittman family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dittman.

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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

Dittman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dittman Life Expectancy

What is the average Dittman lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Dittman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Dittman in 1942 was 56, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dittman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dittman 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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