Redmann Family History

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Redmann Name Meaning

North German: topographic name for someone who lived in a marshy place, from a term meaning ‘boggy terrain’ + man ‘man’. German: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements rad ‘advice’, ‘counsel’ + man ‘man’.

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

Similar surnames: Rehmann, Reimann, Radman, Rebmann, Bermann, Hermann, Edman, Feldmann

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Redmann Family Origin

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Redmann Family Occupations

What did your Redmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Redmann occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Redmann's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Grocery Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Redmann. A less common occupation for the Redmann family was Teamster.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Grocery Merchant

  • Teamster


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

Redmann Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Redmann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Redmann 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Redmann. 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 756 military records available for the last name Redmann. For the veterans among your Redmann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Redmann Life Expectancy

What is the average Redmann lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Redmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Redmann in 1962 was 62, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Redmann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Redmann 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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