Newmark Family History

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Newmark Name Meaning

Americanized form of Scandinavian Nymark, a common habitational name from farms named with ny ‘new’ + mark ‘field’, or of German and Ashkenazic Jewish Neumark, a habitational name from any of several places so named in all eastern German provinces and in Bavaria and Bohemia. The German surname may also derive from Neumark, a region in Brandenburg.

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

Similar surnames: Newgard, Newark, Demark, Denmark, Newborn, Newkirk, Heimark, Newburg

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Newmark Family Origin

Where is the Newmark family from?

Newmark Family Occupations

What did your Newmark ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Newmark family was Warehouseman. Glazier and Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Newmark. The most common Newmark occupation in the UK was Glazier. 50% of Newmark's were Glaziers.

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  • Glazier

  • Tailor

  • Warehouseman


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

Newmark Historical Records

What Newmark family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Newmark. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Newmark 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Newmark. 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 Newmark. For the veterans among your Newmark ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Newmark Life Expectancy

What is the average Newmark lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Newmark life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Newmark in 1942 was 36, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Newmark

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Newmark 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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