Nelemans Family History

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Nelemans Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Neeman, Meulemans, Clemans, Keleman, Coleman, Selman, Kelman, Neman

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Nelemans Family Origin

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Nelemans Family Occupations

What did your Nelemans ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Nelemans. 67% of Nelemans men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Nelemans women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Nelemans were Carpenter and Houseworker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Housework
  • Houseworker

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

Nelemans Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 34 census records available for the last name Nelemans. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nelemans 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 204 immigration records available for the last name Nelemans. 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 military records available for the last name Nelemans. For the veterans among your Nelemans ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nelemans Life Expectancy

What is the average Nelemans lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2003, in the United States, Nelemans life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Nelemans in 1967 was 80, and 76 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nelemans

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nelemans 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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