Kumm Name Meaning

North German: metonymic occupational name from Middle Low German kum(p) ‘bowl’. Swiss German: topographic name for someone living in a valley, from Swiss German kumme ‘hollow’.

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


Similar surnames: Kump, Kamm, Kimm, Kamp, Ramm, Komm, Kummer, Gumm, Damm, Humm

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Kumm Family Origin

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Kumm Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Farmer And Blacksmith

    7%
  • In Tannery

    7%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kumm family was In Tannery. The most common Kumm occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Kumm's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Farmer And Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kumm.

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Kumm Historical Records

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Kumm Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Kumm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Kumm in 1945 was 29, and 58 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kumm

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