Kohlman Family History

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Kohlman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic) or Americanized spelling of German Kohlmann.

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

Similar surnames: Kolman, Wohlman, Bohlman, Pohlman, Kohlmann, Kelman, Follman, Kollman

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Kohlman Family Origin

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Kohlman Family Occupations

What did your Kohlman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kohlman. A less common occupation for the Kohlman family was Merchant. The most common Kohlman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Kohlman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Merchant


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

Kohlman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Kohlman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kohlman 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 Kohlman. 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 Kohlman. For the veterans among your Kohlman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kohlman Life Expectancy

What is the average Kohlman lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Kohlman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kohlman in 1957 was 55, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kohlman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kohlman 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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