Baumel Family History

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Baumel Name Meaning

South German and Austrian: (Bäumel): either from a diminutive of Baum, or from a contracted form of Baumhöwel, an occupational name for a tree feller. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Baumöl ‘olive oil’, literally ‘tree oil’. .

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


Similar surnames: Baum, Bandel, Baumer, Baumler, Hamel, Babel, Balmer, Bluemel, Hammel

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Baumel Family Origin

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Baumel Family Occupations

What did your Baumel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Baumel occupation in the USA was Cooper. 20% of Baumel's were Coopers. A less common occupation for the Baumel family was Work In Coal Mines. Cooper, Farmer and Keeps Bakery were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Baumel.

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  • Cooper

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Keeps Bakery

    20%
  • Work In Coal Mines

    20%

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

Baumel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Baumel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Baumel 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Baumel. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Baumel. For the veterans among your Baumel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Baumel Life Expectancy

What is the average Baumel lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2003, in the United States, Baumel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Baumel in 1945 was 50, and 58 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Baumel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Baumel 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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