Flum Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Pflaum. nickname for someone with a downy beard, from Middle High German vlume ‘feathers’, ‘down’.

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


Similar surnames: Plum, Flaum, Blum, Baum, Fluck, Klim, Flug, Clum, Flam, Pflum

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Flum Family Origin

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Flum Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    21%
  • House Keeper

    7%
  • Keepng House

    7%

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In 1880, the most common Flum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Flum's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Flum family was Keepng House. Farmer, Laborer and House Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Flum.

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Flum Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, Flum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Flum in 1956 was 50, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Flum

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