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Collums Name Meaning

Reduced form of northern Irish McCollum, with the addition of English patronymic -s. This name is found mainly in MS.

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


Similar surnames: Collum, Cullum, Collins, Hallums, Collom, Mccollum, Callis, Pollins

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Collums Family Origin

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Collums Family Occupations

What did your Collums ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Collums occupation in the USA was Farming. 29% of Collums's were Farmings. A less common occupation for the Collums family was Farm Laborer. Farming, Laborer and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Collums.

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  • Farming

    29%
  • Laborer

    29%
  • Farm Hand

    14%
  • Farm Laborer

    14%

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Collums Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Collums. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Collums 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Collums. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Collums. For the veterans among your Collums ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Collums Life Expectancy

What is the average Collums lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Collums life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Collums in 1950 was 39, and 59 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Collums

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Collums 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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