Lumm Name Meaning

German: of uncertain origin; possibly a nickname for a weak or listless person from the Hessian dialect word lumm ‘soft’, ‘slack’, ‘limp’.

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


Similar surnames: Lum, Humm, Dumm, Lamm, Bump, Komm, Gumm, Lurz, Plump, Lunz

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Lumm Family Origin

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Lumm Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    26%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Car Cleaner

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Lumm occupation in the USA was Laborer. 26% of Lumm's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Lumm family was Car Cleaner. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lumm.

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Lumm Historical Records

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Lumm Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Lumm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Lumm in 1959 was 49, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lumm

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