Gumm Name Meaning

English: from a nickname or byname from Middle English gome, Old English guma ‘man’. German: probably a variant of Gumme, from a Frisian personal name or a short form of a Germanic personal name such as Gundemar (gund ‘battle’ + mar, meri ‘famous’).

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


Similar surnames: Gump, Mumm, Humm, Gamm, Game, Gust, Gum, Kumm, Emm, Dumm

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Gumm Family Origin

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Gumm Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Gumm occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Gumm's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gumm. A less common occupation for the Gumm family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Farming

    16%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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Gumm Historical Records

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Gumm Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, Gumm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Gumm in 1953 was 55, and 75 in 2004.

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