Ullman Family History

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Ullman Name Meaning

Respelling of German Ullmann. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Ulman.

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

Similar surnames: Pullman, Bullman, Ellman, Ulman, Kullman, Urman, Kelman, Kilman

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Ullman Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Ullman name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Ullman. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • European Jewish


  • Germanic Europe


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


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Ullman Family Origin

Where is the Ullman family from?

Ullman Family Occupations

What did your Ullman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ullman family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Butcher and Clothier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ullman. The most common Ullman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Ullman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Butcher

  • Clothier

  • Farm Laborer


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

Ullman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Ullman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ullman 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Ullman. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Ullman. For the veterans among your Ullman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ullman Life Expectancy

What is the average Ullman lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Ullman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Ullman in 1940 was 61, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ullman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ullman 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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