Pluim Family History

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Pluim Name Meaning

German (Rhineland): variant of Blum.

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

Similar surnames: Plum, Bluhm, Blum, Prim, Pflum, Plume, Klim, Lim, Pluff, Pluto

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Pluim Family Origin

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Pluim Family Occupations

What did your Pluim ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Cashier were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Pluim. 18% of Pluim men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Pluim women worked as a Cashier. Some less common occupations for Americans named Pluim were Farm Hand and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Labor
  • Farm Hand

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Cashier
  • Inspector
  • Teacher

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

Pluim Historical Records

What Pluim family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 860 census records available for the last name Pluim. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pluim 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 248 immigration records available for the last name Pluim. 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 217 military records available for the last name Pluim. For the veterans among your Pluim ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pluim Life Expectancy

What is the average Pluim lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Pluim life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Pluim in 1963 was 80, and 88 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pluim

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pluim 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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