Rumley Family History

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Rumley Name Meaning

English (Kent): origin uncertain; perhaps a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place. 1881 British census has 229; Kent: 60 Altered spelling of German Rümmelin or Rümmele, variants of Rummel. EG

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


Similar surnames: Rumbley, Rumler, Ousley, Ruley, Rubley, Lumley, Rumsey, Emley, Rampey

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Rumley Family Origin

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Rumley Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    13%
  • Lighterman

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Housekeeper

    4%

In 1881, Coal Miner, Lighterman and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rumley. The most common Rumley occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 13% of Rumley's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Rumley family was Housekeeper.

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Rumley Life Expectancy

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