Rommel Family History

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Rommel Name Meaning

nickname for an obstreperous person, from Middle Low German, Middle Dutch rummeln, rumpeln to make a noise, create a disturbance (of imitative origin). variant of Rummel 2.

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

Similar surnames: Rummel, Hummel, Hommel, Sommer, Rimmel, Rammel, Romel, Kimmel, Commer

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Rommel Family Origin

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Rommel Family Occupations

What did your Rommel ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Private Means was the top reported job for people in the UK named Rommel.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Private Means

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Rommel Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Rommel. 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 Rommel. For the veterans among your Rommel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rommel Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Rommel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Rommel in 1940 was 41, and 86 in 2004.

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