Feldman Family History

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Feldman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental extension of Feld. Americanized spelling of German Feldmann.

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

Similar surnames: Felman, Heldman, Fellman, Fieldman, Waldman, Kelman, Folkman, Follman

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Feldman Family Origin

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Feldman Family Occupations

What did your Feldman ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Ladies Tailor and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Feldman. 5% of Feldman men worked as a Ladies Tailor and 47% of Feldman women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Feldman were Cabinet Maker and Milliner

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Ladies Tailor
  • Tailor
  • Taxi Driver
  • Cabinet Maker

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Housewife
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Milliner

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

Feldman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 97,000 census records available for the last name Feldman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Feldman 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 35,000 immigration records available for the last name Feldman. 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 17,000 military records available for the last name Feldman. For the veterans among your Feldman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Feldman Life Expectancy

What is the average Feldman lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Feldman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Feldman in 1944 was 44, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Feldman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Feldman 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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