Teachman Family History

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Teachman Name Meaning

Perhaps an Americanization of German Lehrmann, which was construed as deriving from lehren ‘to teach’, in fact a habitational name for someone from Lehre in Lower Saxony.

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

Similar surnames: Pechman, Beckman, Bachman, Lachman, Kathman, Backman, Tuchman

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Teachman Family Origin

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Teachman Family Occupations

What did your Teachman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Carpenter Apprentice were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Teachman. A less common occupation for the Teachman family was Coachman. The most common Teachman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Teachman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Carpenter Apprentice

  • Coachman


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

Teachman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Teachman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Teachman 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 69 immigration records available for the last name Teachman. 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 345 military records available for the last name Teachman. For the veterans among your Teachman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Teachman Life Expectancy

What is the average Teachman lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Teachman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Teachman in 1957 was 69, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Teachman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Teachman 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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