Ulmen Family History

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Ulmen Name Meaning

perhaps in some cases a respelling of Ulmann (see Ulman). alternatively, perhaps a habitational name for someone from any of several places named Ulm.

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

Similar surnames: Ulmer, Ulman, Almen, Elsen, Ulven, Olsen, Glen, Bulmer, Elmer, Alten

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Ulmen Family Origin

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Ulmen Family Occupations

What did your Ulmen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ulmen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Ulmen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ulmen family was Black Smith. Farmer and At Home were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ulmen.

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  • Farmer

  • At Home

  • Black Smith


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

Ulmen Historical Records

What Ulmen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 982 census records available for the last name Ulmen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ulmen 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 122 immigration records available for the last name Ulmen. 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 242 military records available for the last name Ulmen. For the veterans among your Ulmen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ulmen Life Expectancy

What is the average Ulmen lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Ulmen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Ulmen in 1960 was 50, and 94 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ulmen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ulmen 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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