Neukam Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Neukam Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Neukamm or Neukomm, a nickname for a newcomer, from Middle High German niuwe ‘new’ + a derivative of Middle High German komen ‘to come’.

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


Similar surnames: Leikam, Roskam, Reukauf, Niekamp, Neubaum, Deam, Neman, Neufer

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Neukam Family Origin

Where is the Neukam family from?

Neukam Family Occupations

What did your Neukam ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Neukam family was Sadler. Farmer, Frmr and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Neukam. The most common Neukam occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Neukam's were Farmers.

View Census data for Neukam | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    58%
  • Frmr

    17%
  • At Home

    8%
  • Sadler

    8%

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

Neukam Historical Records

What Neukam family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Neukam. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Neukam census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Neukam

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Neukam. 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.

View all Neukam immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Neukam. For the veterans among your Neukam ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Neukam military records

You've only scratched the surface of Neukam family history.

Neukam Life Expectancy

What is the average Neukam lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Neukam life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Neukam in 1942 was 43, and 57 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Neukam

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Neukam 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.

Famous Neukam Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Look up another name