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Tangeman Name Meaning

North German (Tangemann): probably a habitational name for someone from Tange in Oldenburg, or a topographic name for someone living on a sandy ridge between swamps or moors, Middle Low German tange.

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


Similar surnames: Hageman, Danneman, Hegeman, Angerman, Vandeman, Lineman, Tangen

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Tangeman Family Origin

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Tangeman Family Occupations

What did your Tangeman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Tangeman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Tangeman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Tangeman family was Cooper. Farmer, Boiler Maker and Common Labor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tangeman.

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Boiler Maker

    5%
  • Common Labor

    5%
  • Cooper

    5%

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

Tangeman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Tangeman Life Expectancy

What is the average Tangeman lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Tangeman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Tangeman in 1960 was 54, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tangeman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tangeman 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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