Bumgardner Family History

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Bumgardner Name Meaning

Respelling of German Baumgartner.

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

Similar surnames: Bumgarner, Bomgardner, Baumgardner, Baumgarner, Bumbarger

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Bumgardner Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Bumgardner name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Bumgardner. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Norway


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Bumgardner Family Origin

Where is the Bumgardner family from?

Bumgardner Family Occupations

What did your Bumgardner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bumgardner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Bumgardner's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bumgardner. A less common occupation for the Bumgardner family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Blacksmith


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

Bumgardner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Bumgardner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bumgardner 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 347 immigration records available for the last name Bumgardner. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 4,000 military records available for the last name Bumgardner. For the veterans among your Bumgardner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bumgardner Life Expectancy

What is the average Bumgardner lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Bumgardner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1949. The average life expectancy for Bumgardner in 1949 was 114, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bumgardner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bumgardner 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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