Halterman Family History

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Halterman Name Meaning

North German (Haltermann): habitational name for someone from places in Westphalia and Hannover called Haltern.

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


Similar surnames: Alterman, Walterman, Halteman, Hillerman, Holterman, Waterman

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Halterman Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Halterman name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Halterman. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    59%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    15%

  • Germanic Europe

    11%

  • Norway

    4%

  • Sweden

    4%

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Halterman Family Origin

Where is the Halterman family from?

Halterman Family Occupations

What did your Halterman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Halterman. A less common occupation for the Halterman family was Farming. The most common Halterman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Halterman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Farming

    5%

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

Halterman Historical Records

What Halterman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Halterman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Haltermancensus 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 456 immigration records available for the last name Halterman. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Halterman. For the veterans among your Halterman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Halterman Life Expectancy

What is the average Halterman lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Halterman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Halterman in 1950 was 72, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Halterman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Halterman 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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