Kohman Family History

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Kohman Name Meaning

North German (Kohmann): occupational name for a cowherd, Low German Kohmann.

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

Similar surnames: Gohman, Kohrman, Korman, Kochman, Kolman, Kosman, Kathman, Dohman

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Kohman Family Origin

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Kohman Family Occupations

What did your Kohman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kohman occupation in the USA was Cooper. 30% of Kohman's were Coopers. A less common occupation for the Kohman family was Iron Railing Maker. Cooper, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kohman.

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  • Cooper

  • Carpenter

  • Farmer

  • Iron Railing Maker


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

Kohman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kohman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kohman 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 153 immigration records available for the last name Kohman. 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 231 military records available for the last name Kohman. For the veterans among your Kohman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kohman Life Expectancy

What is the average Kohman lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Kohman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Kohman in 1963 was 80, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kohman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kohman 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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