Tremmel Family History

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Tremmel Name Meaning

German (frequent in Bavaria): nickname from tremel ‘boor’, ‘ruffian’, from Middle High German Tram, Dram ‘beam’, ‘block’, ‘cudgel’.

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

Similar surnames: Trammell, Tremel, Thummel, Bremmer, Rummel, Tremper, Gemmel, Stremel

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Tremmel Family Origin

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Tremmel Family Occupations

What did your Tremmel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Tremmel occupation in the USA was Laborer. 22% of Tremmel's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Tremmel family was Brewer. Laborer, Carpenter and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tremmel.

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  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Blacksmith

  • Brewer


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

Tremmel Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Tremmel Life Expectancy

What is the average Tremmel lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Tremmel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Tremmel in 1947 was 42, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tremmel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tremmel 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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