Timmermann Family History

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Timmermann Name Meaning

North German: occupational name for a carpenter, from Low German Timmer ‘timber’ + Low German Mann ‘man’. Compare German Zimmermann.

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


Similar surnames: Timmerman, Zimmermann, Niermann, Liermann, Thiemann, Biedermann

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Timmermann Family Origin

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Timmermann Family Occupations

What did your Timmermann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Timmermann family was Bookkeeper. The most common Timmermann occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Timmermann's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Timmermann.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Tailor

    7%
  • Bookkeeper

    2%

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

Timmermann Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Timmermann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Timmermann 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Timmermann. 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 Timmermann. For the veterans among your Timmermann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Timmermann Life Expectancy

What is the average Timmermann lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Timmermann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Timmermann in 1951 was 45, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Timmermann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Timmermann 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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