Sumrell Family History

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Sumrell Name Meaning

Origin unidentified; perhaps a variant of English Summerhill. Compare Summerall.

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

Similar surnames: Sumrall, Simrell, Surrell, Hurrell, Burrell, Sumerel, Sturgell

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Sumrell Family Origin

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Sumrell Family Occupations

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In 1940, Farmer and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Sumrell. 30% of Sumrell men worked as a Farmer and 43% of Sumrell women worked as a Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sumrell were Truck Driver and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Teacher

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

Sumrell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Sumrell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sumrell 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 59 immigration records available for the last name Sumrell. 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 548 military records available for the last name Sumrell. For the veterans among your Sumrell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sumrell Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Sumrell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Sumrell in 1962 was 67, and 73 in 2004.

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