Ahlman Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Ahlman Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Ahl(e)mann, a topographic name, literally meaning ‘swamp man’. Ahle(n) is the name of several places in northern Germany named from their situation by a fen or swamp. Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements al ‘alder’ + man ‘man’.

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

Similar surnames: Dahlman, Allman, Kallman, Wallman, Alman, Mehlman, Kelman, Aikman

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Ahlman Family Origin

Where is the Ahlman family from?

Ahlman Family Occupations

What did your Ahlman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ahlman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Ahlman's were Farmers. Farmer, Brickmason and Cobler were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ahlman. A less common occupation for the Ahlman family was Hop Merchant.

View Census data for Ahlman | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

  • Brickmason

  • Cobler

  • Hop Merchant


United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Ahlman Historical Records

What Ahlman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Ahlman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ahlman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Ahlman

Passenger List

There are 744 immigration records available for the last name Ahlman. 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.

View all Ahlman immigration records

Draft Card

There are 301 military records available for the last name Ahlman. For the veterans among your Ahlman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Ahlman military records

You've only scratched the surface of Ahlman family history.

Ahlman Life Expectancy

What is the average Ahlman lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Ahlman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Ahlman in 1962 was 73, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ahlman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ahlman 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.

Famous Ahlman Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name