Jeglum Family History

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Jeglum Name Meaning

Norwegian: unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Jellum, Jelle, Eggum, Mellum, Allum, Hellem, Dullum, Egli, Hexum

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Jeglum Family Origin

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Jeglum Family Occupations

What did your Jeglum ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Jeglum. The most common Jeglum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 80% of Jeglum's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Jeglum ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Jeglum Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Jeglum. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jeglumcensus records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 77 immigration records available for the last name Jeglum. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 117 military records available for the last name Jeglum. For the veterans among your Jeglum ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jeglum Life Expectancy

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Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Jeglum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Jeglum in 1965 was 77, and 81 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jeglum ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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