Feldmann Family History

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Feldmann Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived in open country; a variant of Feld, with the addition of Middle High German man ‘man’.

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

Similar surnames: Waldmann, Wellmann, Redmann, Weidmann, Fehrmann, Heckmann, Heldman

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Feldmann Family Origin

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Feldmann Family Occupations

What did your Feldmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Feldmann family was Keeping House. The most common Feldmann occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Feldmann's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Feldmann.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Grocer

  • Keeping House


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

Feldmann Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Feldmann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Feldmann 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 12,000 immigration records available for the last name Feldmann. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Feldmann. For the veterans among your Feldmann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Feldmann Life Expectancy

What is the average Feldmann lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Feldmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Feldmann in 1953 was 53, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Feldmann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Feldmann 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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