Burum Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of English Burham.

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


Similar surnames: Butrum, Buffum, Burtt, Byrum, Borum, Purdum, Baucum, Brue, Burns

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Burum Family Origin

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Burum Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Retail Grocer

    11%

In 1880, the most common Burum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Burum's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Burum family was Retail Grocer. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burum.

Source: Census data for Burum | Data not to scale

Burum Historical Records

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Burum Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2003, Burum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Burum in 1960 was 54, and 78 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Burum

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