Hallum Family History

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Hallum Name Meaning

English and Scottish: variant spelling of Hallam. Norwegian: habitational name from any of three farmsteads so named in southeastern Norway, from either the dative plural of Old Norse holl ‘slope’ or Old Norse Hallheimr, a compound of hallr ‘slope’ + heimr ‘farmstead’.

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

Similar surnames: Allum, Hallam, Hellem, Mahlum, Harcum, Holum, Hall, Dullum, Hallums

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Hallum Family Origin

Where is the Hallum family from?

Hallum Family Occupations

What did your Hallum ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Coal Miner, Farmer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hallum. A less common occupation for the Hallum family was Packing Case Maker. The most common Hallum occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 13% of Hallum's were Coal Miners.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Farmer

  • Baker

  • Packing Case Maker


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

Hallum Historical Records

What Hallum family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Hallum. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hallum 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 Hallum. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Hallum. For the veterans among your Hallum ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hallum Life Expectancy

What is the average Hallum lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Hallum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Hallum in 1949 was 47, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hallum

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hallum 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.

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