Rump Family History

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Rump Name Meaning

English: nickname for a person with a large behind, from Old English rumpe ‘buttocks’. adm German: variant spelling of Rumpf. EG German: from a short form of Rumpel. exg***

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

Similar surnames: Crump, Ramp, Trump, Ramm, Rupp, Ruth, Rumpf, Gump, Remp, Rudi

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Rump Family Origin

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Rump Family Occupations

What did your Rump ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Farm Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Rump. 16% of Rump men worked as a Farm Labourer and 77% of Rump women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rump were Smallholder and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Farm Labourer
  • General Labourer
  • Bricklayer
  • Smallholder

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Domestic Servant
  • Housekeeper

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

Rump Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Rump. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rump 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 Rump. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Rump. For the veterans among your Rump ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rump Life Expectancy

What is the average Rump lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Rump life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Rump in 1951 was 65, and 71 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rump 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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