Dumville Family History

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Dumville Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Deville, Douville, Gunville, Darville, Demille, Turville, Mulville

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Dumville Family Origin

Where is the Dumville family from?

Dumville Family Occupations

What did your Dumville ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Dumville occupation in the UK was Mole Catcher. 10% of Dumville's were Mole Catchers. Mole Catcher, Agricultural Labourer and Boot Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dumville. A less common occupation for the Dumville family was Cab Proprietor.

View Census data for Dumville | Data not to scale

  • Mole Catcher

    10%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Boot Maker

    5%
  • Cab Proprietor

    5%

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

Dumville Historical Records

What Dumville family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dumville. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dumville 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 148 immigration records available for the last name Dumville. 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 145 military records available for the last name Dumville. For the veterans among your Dumville ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dumville Life Expectancy

What is the average Dumville lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Dumville life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Dumville in 1966 was 85, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dumville

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dumville 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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