Raum Name Meaning

habitational name from any of the places so called, for example in Saxony. from a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with hrom, hruom ‘fame’.

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


Similar surnames: Reum, Baum, Rau, Rahm, Ranum, Ramm, Rohm, Raak, Ram, Raun

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Raum Family Origin

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Raum Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Raum family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Raum. The most common Raum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Raum's were Farmers.

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Raum Historical Records

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Raum Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Raum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Raum in 1948 was 43, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Raum

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