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Dullum Family History

Dullum Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a farm in central Norway named Dullum, from Old Norse dalum, dative plural of dalr ‘valley’.

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


Similar surnames: Allum, Hallum, Cullum, Pullum, Dahlem, Dallam, Fullam, Hulley, Dollar

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Where is the Dullum family from?

You can see how Dullum families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Dullum family name was found in the USA, Canada, and Scotland between 1871 and 1920. The most Dullum families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 4 Dullum families living in Ontario. This was 100% of all the recorded Dullum's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Dullum families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Dullum surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Dullum ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Dullum. 62% of Dullum men worked as a Farmer.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    62%
  • Laborer
    24%
  • Carpenter
    8%
  • Rice President
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    100%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Dullum. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dullum census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 354 immigration records available for the last name Dullum. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 452 military records available for the last name Dullum. For the veterans among your Dullum ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Dullum lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Dullum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Dullum in 1961 was 65, and 75 in 2004.

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