Brumm Name Meaning

nickname for a noisy or restless person, from a derivative of Middle High German brummen ‘to buzz’. Compare Brummer. from Brumo, a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with Old High German, Old Saxon brun ‘brown’.

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


Similar surnames: Baum, Trumm, Krumm, Drumm, Brummer, Brehm, Brun, Thumm, Brush, Bruen

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Brumm Family Origin

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Brumm Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Blacksmith

    9%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Brumm family was Laborer. Farmer, Blacksmith and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brumm. The most common Brumm occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Brumm's were Farmers.

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Brumm Historical Records

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Brumm Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Brumm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Brumm in 1943 was 44, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brumm

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