Tangeman Family History

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Tangeman Name Meaning

North German (Tangemann): probably a habitational name for someone from Tange in Oldenburg, or a topographic name for someone living on a sandy ridge between swamps or moors, Middle Low German tange.

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

Similar surnames: Hageman, Danneman, Hegeman, Angerman, Vandeman, Lineman, Tangen

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Tangeman Family Origin

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Tangeman Family Occupations

What did your Tangeman ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Builders Book Keeping Clerk and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Tangeman. 20% of Tangeman men worked as a Builders Book Keeping Clerk and 75% of Tangeman women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Tangeman were Van Driver and Packer Mail Order

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Builders Book Keeping Clerk
  • Railway Cooker
  • Ship plasters Labour (heavy W
  • Van Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Packer Mail Order

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

Tangeman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Tangeman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tangeman 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 557 immigration records available for the last name Tangeman. 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 560 military records available for the last name Tangeman. For the veterans among your Tangeman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tangeman Life Expectancy

What is the average Tangeman lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Tangeman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Tangeman in 1960 was 54, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tangeman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tangeman 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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