Timmel Family History

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Timmel Name Meaning

variant of Thummel. habitational name from place so named in Lower Saxony.

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

Similar surnames: Timmer, Limmer, Rimmel, Simmer, Lommel, Wimmer, Zimmel, Kimmel

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Timmel Family Origin

Where is the Timmel family from?

Timmel Family Occupations

What did your Timmel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Timmel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Timmel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Timmel family was Laborer. Farmer, Harness Maker and Hotel Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Timmel.

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  • Farmer

  • Harness Maker

  • Hotel Keeper

  • Laborer


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Timmel ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Timmel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Timmel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Timmel 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 222 immigration records available for the last name Timmel. 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 420 military records available for the last name Timmel. For the veterans among your Timmel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Timmel Life Expectancy

What is the average Timmel lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Timmel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Timmel in 1963 was 74, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Timmel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Timmel 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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