Nachtman Family History

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Nachtman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Nachman. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Nacht ‘night’ + Mann ‘man’. German (Nachtmann): occupational name for a night watchman.

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

Similar surnames: Wachtman, Wachsman, Bachman, Nacht, Lachman, Rochman, Nachman

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Nachtman Family Origin

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Nachtman Family Occupations

What did your Nachtman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Nachtman occupation in the USA was Agent For Ins.. 50% of Nachtman's were Agent For Ins.s. Agent For Ins. and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Nachtman.

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  • Agent For Ins.

  • Farmer


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

Nachtman Historical Records

What Nachtman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 914 census records available for the last name Nachtman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nachtman 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 169 immigration records available for the last name Nachtman. 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 172 military records available for the last name Nachtman. For the veterans among your Nachtman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nachtman Life Expectancy

What is the average Nachtman lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Nachtman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Nachtman in 1962 was 76, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nachtman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nachtman 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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