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Rumler Family History

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’.

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

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254 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Rumler Families

  • Number of Rumler families
     12 - 22
     5 - 11
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Rumler families
     5 - 8
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Rumler last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Rumler Family Origin

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Rumler Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Rumler

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Rumler Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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