Winkelmann Family History

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Winkelmann Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): topographic name for someone who lived on a corner or kept a corner shop (see Winkel), with the addition of Middle High German man, German Mann ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Winkel, Inselman, Hinkelman, Dinkelman, Wiesemann, Winkelman

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Winkelmann Family Origin

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Winkelmann Family Occupations

What did your Winkelmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Winkelmann. A less common occupation for the Winkelmann family was Boots And Shoemaker. The most common Winkelmann occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Winkelmann's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    15%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Boots And Shoemaker

    3%

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

Winkelmann Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Winkelmann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Winkelmann 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Winkelmann. 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 Winkelmann. For the veterans among your Winkelmann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Winkelmann Life Expectancy

What is the average Winkelmann lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Winkelmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Winkelmann in 1957 was 52, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Winkelmann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Winkelmann 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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