Mumm Family History

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Mumm Name Meaning

from the medieval personal name Mummo. This is probably a short form of a Germanic personal name composed of the elements mund ‘protection’ + a second element beginning with m-, such as man ‘man’ or muot ‘courage’. (Swabian): nickname for a grumpy individual, from mummen ‘to mumble’.

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


Similar surnames: Gumm, Humm, Muns, Mudd, Emm, Muni, Muno, Kumm, Muro, Gamm

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Mumm Family Origin

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Mumm Family Occupations

What did your Mumm ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mumm. The most common Mumm occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Mumm's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mumm family was Boat Builder.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Boat Builder

    3%

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

Mumm Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mumm. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mumm 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Mumm. 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 Mumm. For the veterans among your Mumm ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mumm Life Expectancy

What is the average Mumm lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Mumm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Mumm in 1950 was 29, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mumm 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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