Lachman Family History

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Lachman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish personal name lakhman, a variant of Nachman. Dutch: of uncertain origin. Compare German Lachmann. Guyanese and Trinidadian name found among people of Indian origin: from the Hindu personal name Lakshman, from Sanskrit lak?sma?na ‘one who has auspicious marks’. See Lakhani.

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


Similar surnames: Lachmann, Nachman, Rochman, Bachman, Luckman, Ashman, Backman

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Lachman Family Origin

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Lachman Family Occupations

What did your Lachman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lachman. A less common occupation for the Lachman family was Brewer. The most common Lachman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 12% of Lachman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Brewer

    4%

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

Lachman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lachman Life Expectancy

What is the average Lachman lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Lachman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Lachman in 1949 was 36, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lachman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lachman 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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