Duma Family History

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Duma Name Meaning

Polish: nickname from duma ‘pride’, ‘self-respect’, or dumac ‘to ponder or reflect’.

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

Similar surnames: Duda, Dula, Tuma, Kuna, Dura, Dumm, Kula, Duke, Pula, Duca

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Duma Family Origin

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Duma Family Occupations

What did your Duma ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Estate Agent and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Duma. 25% of Duma men worked as an Estate Agent and 60% of Duma women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Duma were Tag Keeper Printing Machine Oper and Domestic Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Estate Agent
  • Late Albanian Diplomat Service
  • Stations Asst stock Keeper
  • Tag Keeper Printing Machine Oper

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Companion
  • Domestic Servant

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Duma Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Duma. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Duma 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Duma. 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 779 military records available for the last name Duma. For the veterans among your Duma ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Duma Life Expectancy

What is the average Duma lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Duma life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Duma in 1963 was 73, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Duma

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