Phillabaum Family History

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Phillabaum Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Vielbaum, habitational name from a place so named in Altmark, from vil ‘swamp’ + baum ‘tree’.

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


Similar surnames: Hilsabeck, Prillaman, Goldbaum, Wallbaum, Philyaw, Feigenbaum

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Phillabaum Family Origin

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Phillabaum Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Phillabaum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Phillabaum's were Farmers. Farmer, Cariage Trimmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Phillabaum. A less common occupation for the Phillabaum family was Teamster.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Cariage Trimmer

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Teamster

    17%

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Phillabaum Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Phillabaum Life Expectancy

What is the average Phillabaum lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Phillabaum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Phillabaum in 1956 was 47, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Phillabaum

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Phillabaum 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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