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Rummel Early Origins



The surname Rummel was first found in Bavaria, where the name was anciently associated with the tribal conflicts of the area. They declared allegiances to many nobles and princes of early history, lending their influence in struggles for power and status within the region. They branched into many houses, and their contributions were sought by many leaders in their search for power.

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Rummel Spelling Variations


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Rummel Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Rummel, Rommel, Rumel, Rummell, Rommell, Rommell and many more.

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Rummel Early History


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Rummel Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Rummel research. Another 175 words (12 lines of text) covering the years 1539, 1705, 1751, and 1828 are included under the topic Early Rummel History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Rummel Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Rummel Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Rummel Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Rummel Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Valentin Rummel, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1748
  • Jacob Rummel, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1749
  • Michael Rummel, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1749
  • Johann Jacob Rummel, who landed in America in 1750
  • Johann Georg Rummel, who arrived in America in 1778

Rummel Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Andreas Rummel, who arrived in New York in 1847
  • Frederick Rummel, who landed in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1859
  • Elisabeth Rummel, who landed in North America in 1860
  • Henry William Rummel, who arrived in Texas in 1866
  • Franz Rummel, aged 40, arrived in New York, NY in 1893

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Contemporary Notables of the name Rummel (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Rummel (post 1700)



  • Henrik Rummel (b. 1987), Danish-born, American gold and bronze medalist rower
  • Michael Rummel, American politician, Mayor of Lake Forest, Illinois, 2007
  • John E. Rummel, American politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey, 1988, 1992
  • Charles L. Rummel, American politician, Prohibition Candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1916
  • Alvin L. Rummel, American Republican politician, Member of Michigan State House of Representatives from Gogebic County; Elected unopposed 1930; Elected 1932
  • Walter Morse Rummel (1887-1953), German-born French pianist
  • Franz Rummel (1853-1901), German pianist
  • Martin Rummel (b. 1974), Austrian cellist and artistic director
  • Joseph Rummel (1876-1964), former bishop of the Diocese of Omaha, Nebraska
  • Rudolph Joseph Rummel (b. 1932), professor emeritus of political science at the University of Hawaii

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Jones, George F. The Germans of Colonial Georgia 1733-1783 Revised edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1986. Print. (ISBN 0806311614).
    2. Rupp, Daniel L. A Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and Other Immigrants to Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 2000. Print. (ISBN 978-0806303024).
    3. Göbel, Otto. Niederdeutsche Familiennamen der Gegenwart Wolfshagen-Schäbentz. Franz: Westphal, 1936. Print.
    4. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    5. Bahlow, Hans (Edda Gentry trns). Dictionary of German Names . Madison, Wisconsin: Max Kade Institute, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-924119-35-7).
    6. Strassburger, Ralph B. Pennsylvania German Pioneers The Original Lists of Arrivals in the Port of Philadelphia 3 Volumes. Baltimore: Picton Press, 1992. Print. (ISBN 978-0929539980).
    7. Schenk, Trudy. Wuerttemberg Emigration Index Volume I-VIII. Salt Lake City: Ancestry Inc., 1986. Print.
    8. Strassburger, Ralph B. German Pioneers The Original Lists of Arrivals in the Port of Philadelphia 3 Volumes. Baltimore: Picton Press, 1992. Print. (ISBN 978-0929539980).
    9. Jones, Henry Z. Palatine Families of New York 2 Volumes. Rockland, ME: Picton Press, 2001. Print. (ISBN 978-0961388829).
    10. Preuss, Otto. Die Lippischen Familiennamen mit Berücksichtigung der Ortsnamen. Detmold: Meyer'sche Hofbuchh, 1887. Print.
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    The Rummel Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Rummel Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 23 December 2015 at 21:25.

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