Altmann records on Ancestry

Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Altmann family tree. Many large databases are available to search covering from births, deaths and marriages, military records, census records and immigration records with many other smaller collections too. Free trials are normally available and are a good way to fill out a lot of your tree quickly.

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Origins and History


New to Family History? Check out our Getting Started page. Check out House Of Names to investigate the origins of the Altmann surname or get a copy of the Altmann family Crest (a great gift idea!).


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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Altmann Family History

Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Altmann Genealogy that will form part of your family tree. Although records vary from country to country, they are normally the most formal record of a person's relations. From the sources listed below it will be possible to locate a birth record and, from that record, a birth certificate may be obtainable which is likely to list the names of the parents, therefore taking you back another generation. A marriage certificate may also list the names of the respective fathers of the bride and groom which may then help you to find them earlier in life on a census record enabling you to fill out more detail in the Altmann family tree.

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Some Famous People with the surname of Altmann

Wikipedia Maria Altmann (born 18 February 1916), was a Jewish refugee of Nazi Austria, who lived in the Netherlands briefly before moving to California.
Wikipedia Wilhelm Altmann (4 April 1862 ? 25 March 1951) was a German historian and musicologist.
Wikipedia Richard Altmann (March 12, 1852 ? December 8, 1900) was a German pathologist and histologist (tissue researcher) from Deutsch Eylau in the Province of Prussia.
Wikipedia Alexander Altmann (April 16, 1906 ? June 6, 1987) was an Orthodox Jewish scholar and rabbi born in Kassa, Austria-Hungary, today Ko?ice, Slovakia.
Wikipedia Dora Altmann (20 February 1881 ? 24 December 1971) was a German actress who was on screen during the 1960s and early 1970s.