Viehmann Family History

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Viehmann Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a cattle dealer, from Middle High German vihe ‘cattle’ + man ‘man’.

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

Similar surnames: Eiermann, Ziemann, Lehmann, Rehmann, Ehmann, Siekmann, Riemann

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Viehmann Family Origin

Where is the Viehmann family from?

Viehmann Family Occupations

What did your Viehmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Plumber and Farm were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Viehmann. 19% of Viehmann men worked as a Plumber and 38% of Viehmann women worked as a Farm. Some less common occupations for Americans named Viehmann were repairman and Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Plumber
  • Farm
  • Longshoreman
  • repairman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Farm
  • Counter Girl
  • Editor
  • Laborer

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

Viehmann Historical Records

What Viehmann family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 696 census records available for the last name Viehmann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Viehmann 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 231 immigration records available for the last name Viehmann. 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 450 military records available for the last name Viehmann. For the veterans among your Viehmann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Viehmann Life Expectancy

What is the average Viehmann lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Viehmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Viehmann in 1962 was 78, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Viehmann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Viehmann 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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