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Kolkman Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: variant of Kolk, with the addition of -man ‘man’. South German (Kolkmann): variant of Kalkmann (see Kalkman).

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


Similar surnames: Kolman, Pollman, Kalkman, Kochman, Kellman, Holdman, Kollman, Kortman

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Kolkman Family Origin

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Kolkman Family Occupations

What did your Kolkman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kolkman family was Farmer. At Shoemaking and Day Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kolkman. The most common Kolkman occupation in the USA was At Shoemaking. 33% of Kolkman's were At Shoemakings.

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  • At Shoemaking

    33%
  • Day Laborer

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%

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

Kolkman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kolkman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kolkman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Kolkman

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Kolkman. 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 Kolkman. For the veterans among your Kolkman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kolkman Life Expectancy

What is the average Kolkman lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Kolkman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Kolkman in 1963 was 89, and 73 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kolkman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kolkman 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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