Mumaw Family History

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Mumaw Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Compare Moomaw, Mumau.

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

Similar surnames: Mumau, Moomaw, Mumma, Mulac, Luma, Maw, Haw, Muha, Mcgaw, Simas

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Mumaw Family Origin

Where is the Mumaw family from?

Mumaw Family Occupations

What did your Mumaw ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mumaw occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Mumaw's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mumaw. A less common occupation for the Mumaw family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Hand

  • Laborer


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

Mumaw Historical Records

What Mumaw family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Mumaw. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mumaw census 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 115 immigration records available for the last name Mumaw. 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 894 military records available for the last name Mumaw. For the veterans among your Mumaw ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mumaw Life Expectancy

What is the average Mumaw lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Mumaw life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Mumaw in 1950 was 54, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mumaw

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mumaw 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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