Weltman Family History

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Weltman Name Meaning

German: nickname from Middle High German wërltman ‘man of the world’.

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

Similar surnames: Westman, Weitman, Heldman, Sellman, Wildman, Wehman, Wellman, Bultman

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Weltman Family Origin

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Weltman Family Occupations

What did your Weltman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Peddler and Car Inspector were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weltman. A less common occupation for the Weltman family was Clerk In Store. The most common Weltman occupation in the USA was Laborer. 22% of Weltman's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

  • Peddler

  • Car Inspector

  • Clerk In Store


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

Weltman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Weltman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Weltmancensus 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 987 immigration records available for the last name Weltman. 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 401 military records available for the last name Weltman. For the veterans among your Weltman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Weltman Life Expectancy

What is the average Weltman lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Weltman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Weltman in 1962 was 57, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weltman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Weltman 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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