Ottmar Family History

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Ottmar Name Meaning

South German and Swiss German: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements aud, od ‘wealth’ + mari, meri ‘fame’.

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


Similar surnames: Otter, Ottmann, Dittmar, Omer, Notter, Hottman, Rittman, Ottaway

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Ottmar Family Origin

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Ottmar Family Occupations

What did your Ottmar ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ottmar occupation in the USA was Shoemaker. 100% of Ottmar's were Shoemakers.

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  • Shoemaker

    100%

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

Ottmar Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ottmar Life Expectancy

What is the average Ottmar lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Ottmar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Ottmar in 1964 was 69, and 89 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ottmar 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 Ottmar Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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