Pleiman Family History

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Pleiman Name Meaning

Probably a variant of German Bleimann, an occupational name for the operator of a siege machine (ballista) (Middle High German blide), with which stones were hurled at a castle or town ramparts.

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


Similar surnames: Kleiman, Perman, Geiman, Fleitman, Poelman, Leisen, Sliman, Leiman

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Pleiman Family Origin

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Pleiman Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Pleiman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Pleiman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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Pleiman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Pleiman Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2003, in the United States, Pleiman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Pleiman in 1957 was 54, and 40 in 2003.

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