Councilman Family History

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Councilman Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Kunzelmann or the variant Konzelmann (see Kunselman), or possibly a translation of Rathmann.

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

Similar surnames: Council, Counterman, Coachman, Kunselman, Cornman, Hoilman, Colman

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Councilman Family Origin

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Councilman Family Occupations

What did your Councilman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Councilman. The most common Councilman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 71% of Councilman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Councilman family was Broom Maker.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith

  • Broom Maker


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

Councilman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Councilman Life Expectancy

What is the average Councilman lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Councilman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Councilman in 1962 was 77, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Councilman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Councilman 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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