Farmum Family History

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Farmum Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Narum, Harcum, Barnum, Varnum, Marum, Farnum, Markum, Marcum, Allum

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Farmum Family Origin

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Farmum Family Occupations

What did your Farmum ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Farmum family was Retail Grocer. The most common Farmum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Farmum's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and House Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Farmum.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farm Laborer

    17%
  • House Carpenter

    17%
  • Retail Grocer

    17%

United States shown, England data unavailable

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Farmum ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Farmum Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 110 census records available for the last name Farmum. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Farmum 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 8 immigration records available for the last name Farmum. 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 10 military records available for the last name Farmum. For the veterans among your Farmum ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Farmum Life Expectancy

What is the average Farmum lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Farmum 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Farmum

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