Gammell Family History

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Gammell Name Meaning

English: variant of Gamble. Respelling of German Gammel.

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


Similar surnames: Gammill, Gambell, Gemmell, Hammell, Gammel, Gemmel, Gambel, Hammel

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Gammell Family Origin

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Gammell Family Occupations

What did your Gammell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gammell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Gammell's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gammell family was Grocer. Farmer, Keeping House and Machinist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gammell.

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Machinist

    5%
  • Grocer

    3%

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

Gammell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gammell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gammell 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 Gammell. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Gammell. For the veterans among your Gammell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gammell Life Expectancy

What is the average Gammell lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Gammell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Gammell in 1950 was 38, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gammell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gammell 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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