Rummage Family History

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Rummage Name Meaning

Scottish: unexplained. pwh, IGI Americanized form of German Rometsch or Rumetsch, which probably derives from a Germanic personal name formed with hruom ‘fame’, ‘renown’, via the saint’s name Romedius. EG

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


Similar surnames: Rumage, Ruge, Talmage, Rudge, Ruane, Putman, Ruhmann, Monge, Dugdale

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Rummage Family Origin

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Rummage Family Occupations

What did your Rummage ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rummage. A less common occupation for the Rummage family was Farm Hand. The most common Rummage occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Rummage's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farm Hand

    4%

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

Rummage Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rummage. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rummage 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 Rummage. 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 Rummage. For the veterans among your Rummage ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rummage Life Expectancy

What is the average Rummage lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Rummage life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Rummage in 1957 was 50, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rummage

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rummage 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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