Volkmann Family History

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Volkmann Name Meaning

German: from the personal name Volkmann, an elaborated form of Volk, with the addition of Mann ‘man’.

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

Similar surnames: Bollmann, Volkman, Holzmann, Kolman, Sollman, Tillmann, Hollmann

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Volkmann Family Origin

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Volkmann Family Occupations

What did your Volkmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Commission Agent Fo Swiss G and Landlady were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Volkmann. 50% of Volkmann women worked as a Landlady

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Commission Agent Fo Swiss G

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Landlady
  • Solicitors Secretary

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

Volkmann Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Volkmann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Volkmann 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 Volkmann. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Volkmann. For the veterans among your Volkmann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Volkmann Life Expectancy

What is the average Volkmann lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Volkmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Volkmann in 1953 was 48, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Volkmann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Volkmann 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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