Cummings Family History

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Cummings Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Cumming, with the addition of English patronymic -s.

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

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Cummings Family Origin

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Cummings Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Cummings family was Carpenter. The most common Cummings occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Cummings's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cummings.

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Cummings Life Expectancy

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