Masterman Family History

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Masterman Name Meaning

English: occupational name for the servant of a master craftsman, or a man known as Master.

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


Similar surnames: Waterman, Mauerman, Westerman, Wasserman, Batterman, Sherman, Sturman

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Masterman Family Origin

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Masterman Family Occupations

What did your Masterman ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Masterman. 11% of Masterman men worked as a Laborer and 8% of Masterman women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Masterman were Clerk and Housework

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    11%
  • Farmer
    7%
  • Truck Driver
    4%
  • Clerk
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    8%
  • Bookkeeper
    6%
  • Housewife
    6%
  • Housework
    6%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Masterman Historical Records

What Masterman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Masterman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Masterman 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Masterman. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Masterman. For the veterans among your Masterman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Masterman Life Expectancy

What is the average Masterman lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Masterman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Masterman in 1954 was 44, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Masterman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Masterman 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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