Rimmel Family History

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Rimmel Name Meaning

English: probably a variant spelling of Rimel. German: variant of Rimmele, from Rümelin, a pet form of the Germanic personal name Ruombald, a compound of hruom ‘glory’ + balt ‘bold’, ‘brave’.

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


Similar surnames: Rammel, Immel, Zimmel, Remmel, Hummel, Riedel, Imel, Kimmer, Grimmer

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Rimmel Family Origin

Where is the Rimmel family from?

Rimmel Family Occupations

What did your Rimmel ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Butcher and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Rimmel. 9% of Rimmel men worked as a Butcher and 29% of Rimmel women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rimmel were Director Dyetuff Manufacturer and Incapacitated

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Butcher
    9%
  • Charwoman Retired
    9%
  • Coal Porter Heavy Worker
    9%
  • Director Dyetuff Manufacturer
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    29%
  • Cardboard Box Mak
    15%
  • Household Duties (unpaid)
    15%
  • Incapacitated
    15%

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

Rimmel Historical Records

What Rimmel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Rimmel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rimmel 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 363 immigration records available for the last name Rimmel. 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 433 military records available for the last name Rimmel. For the veterans among your Rimmel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rimmel Life Expectancy

What is the average Rimmel lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Rimmel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Rimmel in 1948 was 46, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rimmel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rimmel 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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