Trummer Family History

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Trummer Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a drummer or trumpeter, from the agent derivative of Middle High German trumme, trumbe ‘drum’, ‘trumpet’.

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

Similar surnames: Brummer, Tremper, Krimmer, Trumm, Summer, Rumler, Bremmer, Trumper

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Trummer Family Origin

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Trummer Family Occupations

What did your Trummer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Trummer occupation in the USA was Stone Mason. 50% of Trummer's were Stone Masons. Stone Mason and Wks In Iron Mill were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Trummer.

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  • Stone Mason

  • Wks In Iron Mill


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

Trummer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Trummer Life Expectancy

What is the average Trummer lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Trummer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Trummer in 1952 was 59, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Trummer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Trummer 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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