Westrum Family History

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Westrum Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of four farmsteads in eastern Norway named Vestrum or Vestrom, from Old Norse vestr ‘west’ + heimr ‘homestead’. German: habitational name from a place so named near Lingen.

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


Similar surnames: Westrup, Strom, Lerum, Westrom, Westlund, Westbury, Ostrem, Westrick

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Westrum Family Origin

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Westrum Family Occupations

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  • Bricklayer

    100%

In 1881, the most common Westrum occupation in the UK was Bricklayer. 100% of Westrum's were Bricklayers.

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Westrum Historical Records

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Westrum Life Expectancy

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Famous Westrum Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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