Um Name Meaning

Korean (Um): unexplained. Cambodian: unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Om, Un, Hum, Sum, Oum, U, Im, Yum, Uy, Ty

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Um Family Origin

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Um Family Occupations

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In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Um. 40% of Um men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Ca
  • Laborer
  • Laundryman

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Um Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 616 immigration records available for the last name Um. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 116 military records available for the last name Um. For the veterans among your Um ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Um Life Expectancy

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Between 1977 and 2004, in the United States, Um life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Um in 1977 was 58, and 61 in 2004.

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