Pflaum Family History

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Pflaum Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a grower or seller of plums, from Middle High German pflume, German Pflaume ‘plum’. As a Jewish surname, this is mainly ornamental.

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


Similar surnames: Flaum, Flamm, Pflaumer, Plum, Pfau, Baum, Pflug, Plate, Pflanz, Flam

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Pflaum Family Origin

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Pflaum Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Barber Shop

    4%
  • Cigar Manf

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pflaum family was Cigar Manf. Farmer, Carpenter and Barber Shop were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pflaum. The most common Pflaum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Pflaum's were Farmers.

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Pflaum Historical Records

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Pflaum Life Expectancy

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