Gumbel Family History

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Gumbel Name Meaning

English and German (also Gümbel): from the Germanic personal name Gumbald, composed of the elements gund ‘battle’ + bald ‘bold’, ‘brave’; it was taken to Britain from France by the Normans.

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


Similar surnames: Gimbel, Gambel, Aubel, Umbel, Hummel, Gumaer, Goebel, Gundel, Kimbel

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Gumbel Family Origin

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Gumbel Family Occupations

What did your Gumbel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Clerk In Store and Cotton Factor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gumbel. A less common occupation for the Gumbel family was Farming. The most common Gumbel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Gumbel's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Clerk In Store

    9%
  • Cotton Factor

    9%
  • Farming

    9%

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

Gumbel Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Gumbel Life Expectancy

What is the average Gumbel lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Gumbel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Gumbel in 1962 was 61, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gumbel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gumbel 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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