Lockmiller Family History

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Lockmiller Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Lochmüller, or the variant Lochmöller, a distinguishing name for a miller (see Mueller) whose mill was in a valley or hollow (Middle High German loch).

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

Similar surnames: Lohmiller, Loughmiller, Brockmiller, Buchmiller, Overmiller, Bemiller

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Lockmiller Family Origin

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Lockmiller Family Occupations

What did your Lockmiller ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lockmiller occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Lockmiller's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lockmiller family was Farming. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Far were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lockmiller.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Far

  • Farming


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

Lockmiller Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Lockmiller. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lockmiller 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 118 immigration records available for the last name Lockmiller. 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 302 military records available for the last name Lockmiller. For the veterans among your Lockmiller ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lockmiller Life Expectancy

What is the average Lockmiller lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Lockmiller life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Lockmiller in 1955 was 54, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lockmiller

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lockmiller 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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