Humm Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): nickname from Old French homme ‘man’ (Latin homo), representing an Anglo-Norman translation of German Mann. North German (Frisian): from a short form of Humbert or Humbold (a compound name with the same first element + bald ‘bold’, ‘brave’).

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


Similar surnames: Gumm, Mumm, Hamm, Huff, Homme, Kumm, Dumm, Thumm, Harm, Ramm

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Humm Family Origin

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Humm Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    15%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Baker

    2%
  • Brick Maker

    2%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Humm. A less common occupation for the Humm family was Brick Maker. The most common Humm occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 15% of Humm's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Humm Historical Records

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Humm Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, Humm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Humm in 1958 was 49, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Humm

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