Kulm Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so named in Nieder Lasitz (now in Poland) or possibly others also named with the Slavic loanword kholm ‘hill’, ‘mountain top’.

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


Similar surnames: Kolm, Kalm, Kelm, Puls, Holm, Ulm, Kula, Kall, Kulp, Kell

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Kulm Family Origin

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Kulm Family Occupations

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  • Architect

    25%
  • Cooper

    25%
  • Day Laborer

    25%
  • Machinest

    25%

In 1880, the most common Kulm occupation in the USA was Architect. 25% of Kulm's were Architects. Architect, Cooper and Day Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kulm. A less common occupation for the Kulm family was Machinest.

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Kulm Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Kulm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Kulm in 1950 was 53, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kulm

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