Sumrell Family History

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Sumrell Name Meaning

Origin unidentified; perhaps a variant of English Summerhill. Compare Summerall.

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

Similar surnames: Sumrall, Simrell, Surrell, Hurrell, Burrell, Sumerel, Sturgell

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Sumrell Family Origin

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Sumrell Family Occupations

What did your Sumrell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Brick Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sumrell. A less common occupation for the Sumrell family was Carpenter. The most common Sumrell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Sumrell's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Brick Mason

  • Carpenter


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

Sumrell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Sumrell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sumrell 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 59 immigration records available for the last name Sumrell. 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 548 military records available for the last name Sumrell. For the veterans among your Sumrell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sumrell Life Expectancy

What is the average Sumrell lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Sumrell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Sumrell in 1962 was 67, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sumrell 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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