Gum Name Meaning

from a byname from Old Saxon gumo ‘man’. variant spelling of Gumm.

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


Similar surnames: Gumm, Hum, Lum, Baum, Rud, Lumb, Gut, Sum, Guy, Gumz

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Gum Family Origin

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Gum Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    14%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    11%
  • Farmer

    7%
  • Agric Labourer

    4%

In 1881, the most common Gum occupation in the UK was Labourer. 14% of Gum's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Gum family was Agric Labourer. Labourer, Agricultural Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gum.

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Gum Historical Records

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Gum Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, Gum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Gum in 1945 was 53, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gum

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