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Raum Family History

Raum Name Meaning
habitational name from any of the places so called, for example in Saxony.from a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with hrom, hruom ‘fame’.

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

24,836 Historical Documents with Raum on Ancestry.com
3,698 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
9,946 Military Records
695 Immigration Records
4,334 Census and Voter Lists
6,163 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Raum Families

  • Number of Raum families
     14 - 25
     5 - 13
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Raum families
     6 - 10
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Raum last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Raum census records

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Raum Family Origin

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Raum Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Raum

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Raum Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Raum census records

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Raum Civil War Service Records

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