Pummell Family History

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Pummell Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Hummell, Rummell, Hummel, Rummel, Sumrell, Gemmell, Gammell, Hammell

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Pummell Family Origin

Where is the Pummell family from?

Pummell Family Occupations

What did your Pummell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Pummell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Pummell's were Farmers. Farmer and Organ Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Pummell. A less common occupation for the Pummell family was Physician.

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  • Farmer

  • Organ Maker

  • Physician


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

Pummell Historical Records

What Pummell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Pummell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pummell census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Pummell

Passenger List

There are 266 immigration records available for the last name Pummell. 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 426 military records available for the last name Pummell. For the veterans among your Pummell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pummell Life Expectancy

What is the average Pummell lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Pummell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Pummell in 1966 was 80, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pummell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pummell 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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