Inselman Family History

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Inselman Name Meaning

German (Inselmann): topographic name for someone living on an island, German Insel, or a habitational name from any of several places called Insel, with the addition of Middle High German man ‘man’.

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

Similar surnames: Hinkelman, Dinkelman, Gunselman, Ingerman, Selman, Esselman

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Inselman Family Origin

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Inselman Family Occupations

What did your Inselman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Inselman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Inselman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Inselman family was Laborer. Farmer, Blacksmith and Fruit Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Inselman.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Fruit Store

  • Laborer


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

Inselman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Inselman Life Expectancy

What is the average Inselman lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Inselman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Inselman in 1956 was 52, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Inselman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Inselman 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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