Hannum Family History

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Hannum Name Meaning

English: probably a variant spelling of Hannam.

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

Similar surnames: Harcum, Hanny, Hannah, Hallum, Farnum, Hannam, Hayn, Hanna, Varnum

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Hannum Family Origin

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Hannum Family Occupations

What did your Hannum ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Electricial Mate Maint and Assistant Cook (post Office) were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Hannum. 17% of Hannum men worked as an Electricial Mate Maint and 20% of Hannum women worked as an Assistant Cook (post Office). Some less common occupations for Americans named Hannum were Masons Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Electricial Mate Maint
  • General Labourer Heavy
  • Kitchen Gardner
  • Masons Labourer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Assistant Cook (post Office)
  • Housewife
  • Serving Machinist
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Hannum Historical Records

What Hannum family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Hannum. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hannum 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 991 immigration records available for the last name Hannum. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Hannum. For the veterans among your Hannum ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hannum Life Expectancy

What is the average Hannum lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Hannum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Hannum in 1947 was 73, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hannum

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hannum 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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