Hum Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Humm 1. Swiss German: unexplained. Chinese : Taishan spelling of of Tan 1. Other Southeast Asian: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Hom, Shum, Ham, Huy, Lum, Huml, Hem, Sum, Hug, Hulm

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Hum Family Origin

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Hum Family Occupations

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  • Agri Labr

    7%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    7%
  • Annuitant

    7%
  • Boot Manufacturer Employing 6 Men & 2 Boys

    7%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Hum family was Boot Manufacturer Employing 6 Men & 2 Boys. The most common Hum occupation in the UK was Agri Labr. 7% of Hum's were Agri Labrs. Agri Labr, Agricultural Labourer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hum.

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Hum Historical Records

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Hum Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Hum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Hum in 1950 was 59, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hum

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