Himmelman Family History

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Himmelman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Himmel ‘heaven’ (see Himmel) + Mann ‘man’.

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

Similar surnames: Kimmelman, Himmel, Himmelfarb, Zimbelman, Zimmermann, Timmerman

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Himmelman Family Origin

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Himmelman Family Occupations

What did your Himmelman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Himmelman occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 25% of Himmelman's were Keeping Houses. A less common occupation for the Himmelman family was Farming. Keeping House, Druggist and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Himmelman.

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  • Keeping House

  • Druggist

  • Farmer

  • Farming


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

Himmelman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Himmelman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Himmelman 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Himmelman. 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 250 military records available for the last name Himmelman. For the veterans among your Himmelman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Himmelman Life Expectancy

What is the average Himmelman lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Himmelman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Himmelman in 1963 was 71, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Himmelman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Himmelman 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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