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Ancrum Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from a place in Roxburghshire (Borders) called Ancrum, earlier Alncromb ‘bend in the river Ale’, from a word related to Welsh crwm ‘bent’, ‘curved’.

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


Similar surnames: Ankrum, Norum, Narum, Dockum, Grum, Landrum, Mccrum, Cruz, Antrim

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Ancrum Family Origin

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Ancrum Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Cook

    6%
  • Works On Farm

    6%

In 1880, the most common Ancrum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Ancrum's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Cook were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ancrum. A less common occupation for the Ancrum family was Works On Farm.

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Ancrum Historical Records

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Ancrum Life Expectancy

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