Rumler Family History

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Rumler Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of German Rummler or Rümmler, a nickname for a disruptive or noisy person, from an agent derivative of Middle High German rummeln, rumpeln ‘to move impetuously’, ‘to make a noise’, or occasionally from a short form of a personal name formed with Old High German hrod ‘renown’. EG

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

Similar surnames: Rummler, Dumler, Rumer, Kumler, Kummer, Ramler, Rucker, Kusler

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Rumler Family Origin

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Rumler Family Occupations

What did your Rumler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Brick & Stone Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rumler. A less common occupation for the Rumler family was Butcher. The most common Rumler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Rumler's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Brick & Stone Mason

  • Butcher


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Rumler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Rumler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rumler 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 266 immigration records available for the last name Rumler. 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 Rumler. For the veterans among your Rumler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rumler Life Expectancy

What is the average Rumler lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Rumler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Rumler in 1963 was 48, and 81 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rumler 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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