Marcum Family History

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Marcum Name Meaning

Americanized form of English Markham.

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

Similar surnames: Markum, Marcom, Mangum, Narum, Harcum, Marcon, Mecum, Marcin, Barnum

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Marcum Family Origin

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Marcum Family Occupations

What did your Marcum ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Market Gardener and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Marcum. 50% of Marcum men worked as a Market Gardener and 34% of Marcum women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Marcum were Tailor (own Account) and Invalid Private Means

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Market Gardener
  • Tailor (own Account)

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Clerkinsurance
  • Dressmaker
  • Invalid Private Means

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

Marcum Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 29,000 census records available for the last name Marcum. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Marcum 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Marcum. 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 8,000 military records available for the last name Marcum. For the veterans among your Marcum ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Marcum Life Expectancy

What is the average Marcum lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Marcum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Marcum in 1944 was 35, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Marcum

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Marcum 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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