Crum Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: reduced form of McCrum. Scottish: reduced form of Macilchrum, an Americanized form of Gaelic Mac Gille Chruim ‘son of the servant of the cripple’ (see McCrum). Americanized spelling of German Krumm or of Dutch and Jewish Krom.

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


Similar surnames: Drum, Crump, Crumm, Crumb, Krum, Cram, Frum, Crume, Clum, Crim

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Crum Family Origin

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Crum Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crum. A less common occupation for the Crum family was Farming. The most common Crum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Crum's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    5%

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Crum Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, Crum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Crum in 1944 was 31, and 74 in 2004.

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