Dumwell Family History

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Dumwell 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: Dunwell, Burwell, Doswell, Dupell, Duell, Durell, Sumrell, Buswell

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Dumwell Family Origin

Where is the Dumwell family from?

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Dumwell Family Occupations

What did your Dumwell ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Heavy Worker Iron Moulder and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Dumwell. 50% of Dumwell men worked as a Heavy Worker Iron Moulder

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Heavy Worker Iron Moulder
  • Pioneers Coop Soc L Grocers Assistant

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Housewife

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Dumwell Historical Records

What Dumwell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 16 census records available for the last name Dumwell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dumwell 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 1 immigration records available for the last name Dumwell. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Dumwell. For the veterans among your Dumwell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dumwell Life Expectancy

What is the average Dumwell lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dumwell 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dumwell

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