Dumm Name Meaning

German: nickname for a gullible person, from Middle High German tump ‘simple’, ‘naïve’ (from Old High German tumb ‘dumb’).

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


Similar surnames: Damm, Drumm, Thumm, Kumm, Durm, Humm, Gumm, Ramm, Duer, Lumm

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Dumm Family Origin

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Dumm Family Occupations

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  • Pecheur

    71%
  • F. Servante

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Dumm family was Laborer. The most common Dumm occupation in Canada was Pecheur. 71% of Dumm's were Pecheurs. Pecheur and F. Servante were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dumm.

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Dumm Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Dumm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Dumm in 1947 was 50, and 79 in 2004.

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