Gummer Family History

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Gummer Name Meaning

English: variant of Gomer. German: variant of Gumm 2.

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

Similar surnames: Summer, Gummere, Rummer, Gudger, Dimmer, Sommer, Hammer, Gumbert

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Gummer Family Origin

Where is the Gummer family from?

Gummer Family Occupations

What did your Gummer ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Gummer family was Bricklayers Labourer. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gummer. The most common Gummer occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 13% of Gummer's were Agricultural Labourers.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Labourer

  • Annuitant

  • Bricklayers Labourer


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

Gummer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Gummer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gummer 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Gummer. 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 Gummer. For the veterans among your Gummer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gummer Life Expectancy

What is the average Gummer lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Gummer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Gummer in 1962 was 81, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gummer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gummer 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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