Varnum Family History

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Varnum Name Meaning

Southwestern English: variant of the habitational name Farnham, reflecting the voicing of f that was characteristic of southwestern dialects of Middle English.

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


Similar surnames: Barnum, Farnum, Harcum, Baum, Varni, Varney, Farnam, Parham, Marum

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Varnum Family Origin

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Varnum Family Occupations

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  • Brewery Laborer

    25%
  • Florist

    25%
  • Gardener

    25%
  • Packer On Railway

    25%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Varnum family was Packer On Railway. Brewery Laborer, Florist and Gardener were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Varnum. The most common Varnum occupation in the UK was Brewery Laborer. 25% of Varnum's were Brewery Laborers.

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Varnum Historical Records

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Varnum Life Expectancy

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