Thumm Name Meaning

German: nickname for a foolish person, from Middle High German tump ‘ignorant’, ‘stupid’ (Old High German tumb ‘mute’).

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


Similar surnames: Thum, Dumm, Humm, Trumm, Brumm, Stumm, Thummel, Drumm, Hamm, Krumm

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Thumm Family Origin

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Thumm Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    100%

In 1881, the most common Thumm occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 100% of Thumm's were Carpenters.

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Thumm Life Expectancy

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Between 1947 and 2004, Thumm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Thumm in 1947 was 70, and 62 in 2004.

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