Chum Name Meaning

Cambodian: unexplained. Peruvian: unexplained. The etymology is not Spanish; it is probably Quechuan. English: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Chua, Hum, Chim, Shum, Um, Baum, Schum, Exum, Grum, Che

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Chum Family Origin

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Chum Family Occupations

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  • Hunter

    67%
  • Laborer

    33%

In 1881, the most common Chum occupation in Canada was Hunter. 67% of Chum's were Hunters. Hunter and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Chum.

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Chum Historical Records

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Chum Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Chum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Chum in 1962 was 62, and 45 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chum

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