Wurm Name Meaning

German: nickname from Middle High German wurm, Middle Low German worm ‘worm’, ‘snake’, ‘dragon’, ‘mythical beast’.

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


Similar surnames: Warm, Worm, Turk, Murr, Durm, Sturm, Zurn, Durr, Burt, Gurr

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Wurm Family Origin

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Wurm Family Occupations

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  • Professor Of Music

    100%

In 1881, the most common Wurm occupation in the UK was Professor Of Music. 100% of Wurm's were Professor Of Musics.

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Wurm Historical Records

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Wurm Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Wurm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Wurm in 1949 was 72, and 63 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wurm

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