Lynum Family History

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Lynum Name Meaning

Respelling of English Lynam.

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


Similar surnames: Lynam, Linam, Lynde, Lum, Lynds, Lyne, Nycum, Lynd, Lynes, Lynne

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Lynum Family Origin

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Lynum Family Occupations

What did your Lynum ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lynum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 69% of Lynum's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Lab. and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lynum. A less common occupation for the Lynum family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    69%
  • Farm Lab.

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Farming

    6%

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

Lynum Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lynum. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lynum census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Lynum

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Lynum. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Lynum. For the veterans among your Lynum ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lynum Life Expectancy

What is the average Lynum lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Lynum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Lynum in 1958 was 56, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lynum

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lynum 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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