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Drummond Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from any of the various places, as for example Drymen near Stirling and Drummond (Castle) in Perthshire, that are named from Gaelic drumainn, a derivative of druim ‘ridge’.

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


Similar surnames: Drummonds, Drum, Dutton, Rumford, Desmond, Diamond, Dummer, Crumpton

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Drummond Family Origin

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Drummond Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    4%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Joiner

    2%
  • Mason

    2%

In 1881, the most common Drummond occupation in the UK was Farmer. 4% of Drummond's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Drummond family was Mason. Farmer, Labourer and Joiner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Drummond.

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Drummond Historical Records

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Drummond Life Expectancy

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