Newsum Family History

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Newsum Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Newsome.

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


Similar surnames: Newsom, Newnum, Newsham, Russum, Newson, Kellum, Newbury, Newnam

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Newsum Family Origin

Where is the Newsum family from?

Newsum Family Occupations

What did your Newsum ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Barber

    3%

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

Newsum Historical Records

What Newsum family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Newsum. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Newsum 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 Newsum

Passenger List

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

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Newsum Life Expectancy

What is the average Newsum lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Newsum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Newsum in 1952 was 58, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Newsum

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Newsum 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.

Famous Newsum Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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