Bumpus Family History

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Bumpus Name Meaning

English: nickname, of Norman origin, for someone who was a swift walker, from Old French bon ‘good’ + pas ‘pace’. It may also have been a topographic name, with the second element used in the sense ‘passageway’. Compare Malpass.

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


Similar surnames: Bullis, Buis, Camus, Camps, Bumpas, Balius, Burrus, Rufus, Maus, Bumb

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Bumpus Family Origin

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Bumpus Family Occupations

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  • Bookseller

    5%
  • Bookseller Empg 5 Men 1 Boy

    5%
  • Coml Traveller

    5%
  • Domestic Servant

    5%

In 1881, Bookseller, Bookseller Empg 5 Men 1 Boy and Coml Traveller were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bumpus. The most common Bumpus occupation in the UK was Bookseller. 5% of Bumpus's were Booksellers. A less common occupation for the Bumpus family was Domestic Servant.

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Bumpus Historical Records

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Bumpus Life Expectancy

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