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Fackelman Name Meaning

German (Fackelmann): occupational name for someone whose job was to make torches or to light or carry a torch, from Middle High German vackel ‘torch’ + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Ackerman, Deckelman, Wackerman, Jackman, Packman, Dinkelman, Backman

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Fackelman Family Origin

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Fackelman Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Fackelman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Fackelman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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Fackelman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Fackelman Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Fackelman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Fackelman in 1963 was 75, and 43 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fackelman 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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