Eschmann Family History

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Eschmann Name Meaning

German and Swiss German: topographic name for someone who lived by an area of land where grain was grown, or perhaps a status name for someone who owned such land, from Esch + Mann ‘man’.

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

Similar surnames: Lachmann, Bachmann, Rehmann, Heckmann, Kirchmann, Schumann, Lochmann

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Eschmann Family Origin

Where is the Eschmann family from?

Eschmann Family Occupations

What did your Eschmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Carpenter and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eschmann. A less common occupation for the Eschmann family was Farmer. The most common Eschmann occupation in the USA was Laborer. 17% of Eschmann's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Cigar Maker

  • Farmer


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

Eschmann Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Eschmann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eschmann 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 753 immigration records available for the last name Eschmann. 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 908 military records available for the last name Eschmann. For the veterans among your Eschmann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eschmann Life Expectancy

What is the average Eschmann lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Eschmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Eschmann in 1943 was 62, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eschmann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eschmann 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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