Hallums Family History

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Hallums Name Meaning

English: probably a habitational name from Hallams Farm in Wonersh, Surrey, Middle English Hullehammes ‘hill enclosures’, ‘enclosures (by the) hill’, or alternatively a variant of Hallum, with the addition of a genitive -s indicating ‘servant of’, ‘widow of’, etc.

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

Similar surnames: Hallum, Allum, Hellums, Hallows, Hallam, Hall, Ballam, Allums

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Hallums Family Origin

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Hallums Family Occupations

What did your Hallums ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Hallums family was Military Pensioner. The most common Hallums occupation in the UK was Charwoman. 14% of Hallums's were Charwomans. Charwoman, Ferry Man (Waterman) and Formerly Dressmaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hallums.

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  • Charwoman

  • Ferry Man (Waterman)

  • Formerly Dressmaker

  • Military Pensioner


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

Hallums Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Hallums. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hallums 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 130 immigration records available for the last name Hallums. 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 414 military records available for the last name Hallums. For the veterans among your Hallums ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hallums Life Expectancy

What is the average Hallums lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Hallums life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Hallums in 1946 was 33, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hallums

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hallums 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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