Solum Family History

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Solum Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of ten or more farmsteads, mostly in southeastern Norway, named in Old Norse as Sólheimr (see Solheim).

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

Similar surnames: Sorum, Solem, Holum, Allum, Norum, Sveum, Holm, Slocum, Bolam, Lum

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Solum Family Origin

Where is the Solum family from?

Solum Family Occupations

What did your Solum ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Solum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Solum's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Solum family was Machine Agent. Farmer and Farming were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Solum.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Machine Agent


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Solum ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Solum Historical Records

What Solum family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Solum. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Solum 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 729 immigration records available for the last name Solum. 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 500 military records available for the last name Solum. For the veterans among your Solum ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Solum Life Expectancy

What is the average Solum lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Solum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Solum in 1963 was 75, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Solum

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Solum 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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