Mehlman Family History

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Mehlman Name Meaning

German (Mehlmann) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a miller or flour merchant. The German name is from Middle High German mel ‘flour’ + man ‘man’. The Yiddish name is from modern German Mehl ‘flour’+ Mann ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Mellman, Moehlman, Sellman, Selman, Wohlman, Elman, Millman, Kelman

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Mehlman Family Origin

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Mehlman Family Occupations

What did your Mehlman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Banker, Fisherman and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mehlman. The most common Mehlman occupation in the USA was Banker. 17% of Mehlman's were Bankers. A less common occupation for the Mehlman family was Liquor Saloon.

View Census data for Mehlman | Data not to scale

  • Banker

    17%
  • Fisherman

    17%
  • Grocer

    17%
  • Liquor Saloon

    17%

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

Mehlman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mehlman Life Expectancy

What is the average Mehlman lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Mehlman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Mehlman in 1951 was 42, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mehlman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mehlman 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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