Hexum Family History

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Hexum Name Meaning

Scandinavian: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Hem, Hetu, Mecum, Hum, Hau, Sem, Wixom, Grum, Holum, Lerum

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Hexum Family Origin

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Hexum Family Occupations

What did your Hexum ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farming and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hexum. 27% of Hexum men worked as a Farming and 34% of Hexum women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hexum were Barber and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farming
    27%
  • Laborer
    18%
  • Farmer
    14%
  • Barber
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Bookkeeper
    34%
  • Kitchen Helper
    34%
  • Maid
    34%

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

Hexum Historical Records

What Hexum family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 617 census records available for the last name Hexum. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hexum 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 234 immigration records available for the last name Hexum. 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 87 military records available for the last name Hexum. For the veterans among your Hexum ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hexum Life Expectancy

What is the average Hexum lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Hexum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Hexum in 1957 was 62, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hexum

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hexum 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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