Puma Name Meaning

Italian (Sicily): from Sicilian puma ‘apple’, a variant of standard Italian pomo. Spanish: possibly from Spanish puma ‘puma’.

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


Similar surnames: Poma, Pula, Mula, Alma, Pita, Fama, Muma, Pupa, Duba, Tuma

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Puma Family Origin

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Puma Family Occupations

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  • Hunter

    33%
  • Labourer

    33%
  • Method Minister

    33%

In 1881, the most common Puma occupation in Canada was Hunter. 33% of Puma's were Hunters. Hunter and Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Puma. A less common occupation for the Puma family was Method Minister.

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Puma Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Puma life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Puma in 1958 was 61, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Puma

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