Ackman Family History

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Ackman Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of the German occupational name Achmann ‘water bailiff’, or of Eckmann.

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

Similar surnames: Jackman, Hackman, Aikman, Sackman, Backman, Lackman, Packman, Ashman

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Ackman Family Origin

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Ackman Family Occupations

What did your Ackman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, General Labourer (Army Reserve), Inc: From Rent Of Property and Merchants Widow were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ackman. The most common Ackman occupation in the UK was General Labourer (Army Reserve). 17% of Ackman's were General Labourer (Army Reserve)s. A less common occupation for the Ackman family was Police Constable.

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  • General Labourer (Army Reserve)

  • Inc: From Rent Of Property

  • Merchants Widow

  • Police Constable


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

Ackman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Ackman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ackman 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 807 immigration records available for the last name Ackman. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Ackman. For the veterans among your Ackman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ackman Life Expectancy

What is the average Ackman lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Ackman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Ackman in 1947 was 44, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ackman

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