Rimel Family History

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Rimel Name Meaning

English: from the Old English female personal name Rimhild composed of elements meaning ‘border’ + ‘war’.

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

Similar surnames: Rimer, Reimel, Rimmel, Prime, Imel, Limer, Ramel, Imes, Hamel, Giel

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Rimel Family Origin

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Rimel Family Occupations

What did your Rimel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rimel family was At School. Farmer, Brick Mason and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rimel. The most common Rimel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Rimel's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Brick Mason

  • Keeping House

  • At School


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

Rimel Historical Records

What Rimel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rimel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rimel 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 140 immigration records available for the last name Rimel. 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 587 military records available for the last name Rimel. For the veterans among your Rimel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rimel Life Expectancy

What is the average Rimel lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Rimel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Rimel in 1955 was 63, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rimel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rimel 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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