Drumheller Family History

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Drumheller Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Trum(pf)heller, an occupational name for a drummer, from an enlarged form of Middle High German trumbeler ‘drummer’ (from trumbe ‘drum’ + the agent suffix -er).

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


Similar surnames: Rumler, Aumiller, Hemler, Heller, Meller, Dumler, Mueller, Neumiller

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Drumheller Family Origin

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Drumheller Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Drumheller. A less common occupation for the Drumheller family was Carpenter. The most common Drumheller occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Drumheller's were Farmers.

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Drumheller Historical Records

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Drumheller Life Expectancy

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