Ramel Name Meaning

French: from Old French ramel, diminutive of ra(i)m ‘branch’ (Latin ramus), hence a topographic name for someone who lived in a thickly wooded area. It is possible that it was also used as a nickname for someone who had some particular connection with Palm Sunday, for which the French term is (dimanche des) rameaux.

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


Similar surnames: Hamel, Camel, Ramus, Kamel, Gamel, Rammel, Ravel, Rimel, Bramel, Game

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Ramel Family Origin

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Ramel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Clerk In Store

    25%
  • Clerk

    17%
  • Butcher

    8%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ramel family was Butcher. The most common Ramel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Ramel's were Farmers. Farmer, Clerk In Store and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ramel.

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Ramel Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Ramel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Ramel in 1959 was 57, and 61 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ramel

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