Stumm Family History

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Stumm Name Meaning

German: descriptive nickname for a mute person, from Middle High German, Middle Low German stum ‘mute’.

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

Similar surnames: Stum, Stamm, Stump, Sturm, Drumm, Thumm, Dumm, Stemm, Storm, Brumm

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Stumm Family Origin

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Stumm Family Occupations

What did your Stumm ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Clerk Shipping Office and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Stumm. 34% of Stumm men worked as a Clerk Shipping Office and 50% of Stumm women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Stumm were Turner Centre Lathe and Invalid

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Clerk Shipping Office
  • Fancy Leather Worker
  • Turner Centre Lathe

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Book Binder wire Stitcher
  • Drapery Shop Assistant
  • Invalid

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

Stumm Historical Records

What Stumm family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Stumm. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stumm 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 927 immigration records available for the last name Stumm. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Stumm. For the veterans among your Stumm ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stumm Life Expectancy

What is the average Stumm lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Stumm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Stumm in 1961 was 54, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stumm

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stumm 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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