Exum Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of Axsom. This name is concentrated in NC.

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


Similar surnames: Baum, Orum, Plum, Lum, Elm, Hum, Chum, Eggum, Brum, Emm

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Exum Family Origin

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Exum Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Works On Farm

    10%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Exum family was Works On Farm. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Exum. The most common Exum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Exum's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Exum | Data not to scale

Exum Historical Records

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Exum Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Exum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Exum in 1955 was 54, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Exum

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