Hamann Family History

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Hamann Name Meaning

German (also found in Denmark): from a much reduced form of the personal name Johannes (see John) + Mann ‘man’, i.e. ‘John’s man (servant)’.

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

Similar surnames: Hammann, Homann, Haumann, Heumann, Harman, Demann, Ohlmann, Hartmann

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Hamann Family Origin

Where is the Hamann family from?

Hamann Family Occupations

What did your Hamann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hamann family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hamann. The most common Hamann occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Hamann's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Tailor

  • Carpenter


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

Hamann Historical Records

What Hamann family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 29,000 census records available for the last name Hamann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hamann 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 9,000 immigration records available for the last name Hamann. 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 9,000 military records available for the last name Hamann. For the veterans among your Hamann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hamann Life Expectancy

What is the average Hamann lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Hamann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Hamann in 1944 was 22, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hamann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hamann 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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