Pollman Family History

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Pollman Name Meaning

German (Pöllmann): from a short form of a personal name formed with Old High German bald ‘bold’ + man ‘man’. North German: variant of Pohlmann 1. South German variant of Bollmann. English: variant spelling of Polman.

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

Similar surnames: Rollman, Pullman, Pillman, Dollman, Wollman, Sollman, Polman, Poelman

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Pollman Family Origin

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Pollman Family Occupations

What did your Pollman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pollman family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pollman. The most common Pollman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Pollman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Blacksmith

  • Laborer


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

Pollman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Pollman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pollman 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 475 immigration records available for the last name Pollman. 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 573 military records available for the last name Pollman. For the veterans among your Pollman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pollman Life Expectancy

What is the average Pollman lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Pollman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Pollman in 1944 was 44, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pollman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pollman 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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