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Cullum Family History

Cullum Name Meaning
English: habitational name, in part probably from places in Oxfordshire and Berkshire called Culham. The first is named with an Old English personal name Cula + hamm ‘river meadow’; the Berkshire name is from Old English cyln ‘kiln’ + Old English ham ‘homestead’ or hamm ‘river meadow’. adm; RW.Scottish: reduced form of McCollum.

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

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51,787 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
9,654 Military Records
2,736 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Cullum Families

  • Number of Cullum families
     32 - 62
     11 - 31
     1 - 10
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Cullum families
     113 - 224
     38 - 112
     1 - 37
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Cullum families
     5 - 8
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Cullum Family Origin

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Cullum Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Cullum

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Cullum Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Cullum Civil War Service Records

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