Engelsman Family History

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Engelsman Name Meaning

German (Engelsmann): ethnic name from Middle Low German Engelsman ‘person from England’. German: nickname for a gentle person, from Middle High German engelsch ‘angelic’ + the personal suffix -man ‘man’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Engelman.

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

Similar surnames: Engelman, Vogelman, Engelmann, Engelson, Andelman, Inselman, Angerman

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Engelsman Family Origin

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Engelsman Family Occupations

What did your Engelsman ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Engelsman.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Engelsman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Engelsman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Engelsman 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 816 immigration records available for the last name Engelsman. 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 188 military records available for the last name Engelsman. For the veterans among your Engelsman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Engelsman Life Expectancy

What is the average Engelsman lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Engelsman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Engelsman in 1963 was 77, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Engelsman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Engelsman 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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