Handelsman Family History

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Handelsman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a tradesman, merchant, or dealer (see Handel).

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


Similar surnames: Handelman, Handel, Andelman, Adelman, Hyndman, Aderman, Engelsman

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Handelsman Family Origin

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Handelsman Family Occupations

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Handelsman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Handelsman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Handelsman 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 Handelsman. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Handelsman. For the veterans among your Handelsman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Handelsman Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Handelsman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Handelsman in 1952 was 49, and 91 in 2004.

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