Kirchmann Family History

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Kirchmann Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German kirche ‘church’ + man ‘man’, hence an occupational name for someone working in the service of the church or possibly a topographic name for someone living near a church.

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

Similar surnames: Lachmann, Karmann, Kirschenmann, Bachmann, Kirkman, Rehmann, Fischman

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Kirchmann Family Origin

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Kirchmann Family Occupations

What did your Kirchmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kirchmann family was Laborer. The most common Kirchmann occupation in the USA was Fur Dresser. 17% of Kirchmann's were Fur Dressers. Fur Dresser, Glass Blower and Grain Buyer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kirchmann.

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  • Fur Dresser

  • Glass Blower

  • Grain Buyer

  • Laborer


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

Kirchmann Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kirchmann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kirchmann 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 623 immigration records available for the last name Kirchmann. 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 864 military records available for the last name Kirchmann. For the veterans among your Kirchmann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kirchmann Life Expectancy

What is the average Kirchmann lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Kirchmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Kirchmann in 1962 was 55, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kirchmann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kirchmann 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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