Bumpers Family History

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Bumpers Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of Bumpus or one of its variants.

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

Similar surnames: Bumpas, Bunkers, Bumpass, Mumper, Bump, Super, Butner, Buker, Buter

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Bumpers Family Origin

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Bumpers Family Occupations

What did your Bumpers ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, farmer, Keeps House and Needle Mfg. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bumpers. The most common Bumpers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Bumpers's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bumpers family was Policeman.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeps House

  • Needle Mfg.

  • Policeman


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

Bumpers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bumpers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bumpers 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 92 immigration records available for the last name Bumpers. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 750 military records available for the last name Bumpers. For the veterans among your Bumpers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bumpers Life Expectancy

What is the average Bumpers lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Bumpers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Bumpers in 1953 was 34, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bumpers

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bumpers 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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