Goldammer Family History

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Goldammer Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for a bird catcher or dealer, from German Goldammer ‘yellow hammer’.

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


Similar surnames: Goldhammer, Goldner, Flammer, Goldwasser, Glaser, Wolfanger, Grammer

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Goldammer Family Origin

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Goldammer Family Occupations

What did your Goldammer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goldammer. The most common Goldammer occupation in the USA was Laborer. 40% of Goldammer's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Goldammer family was Pro. Priest.

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  • Laborer

    40%
  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Pro. Priest

    20%

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

Goldammer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Goldammer Life Expectancy

What is the average Goldammer lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Goldammer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Goldammer in 1945 was 31, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goldammer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goldammer 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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