Kumler Family History

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Kumler Name Meaning

German (Kümmler): occupational name for a spicer, literally a supplier of caraway seeds, German Kümmeler, from a derivative of Middle High German kumin ‘caraway’, from Latin cuminum.

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


Similar surnames: Kummer, Kugler, Kemler, Kamler, Dumler, Rumler, Kimler, Kusler

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Kumler Family Origin

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Kumler Family Occupations

What did your Kumler ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kumler. 47% of Kumler men worked as a Farmer and 60% of Kumler women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kumler were Carpenter and Saleslady

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    47%
  • Salesman
    25%
  • Truck Driver
    8%
  • Carpenter
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    60%
  • Saleslady
    40%

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

Kumler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Kumler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kumler 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 398 immigration records available for the last name Kumler. 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 521 military records available for the last name Kumler. For the veterans among your Kumler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kumler Life Expectancy

What is the average Kumler lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Kumler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Kumler in 1944 was 23, and 44 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kumler 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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