Sharum Family History

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Sharum Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of French Charron, a metonymic occupational name for a wagonmaker.

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


Similar surnames: Shark, Shrum, Shaum, Saum, Sham, Schrum, Shaub, Swarm, Sharr, Harcum

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Sharum Family Origin

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Sharum Family Occupations

What did your Sharum ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sharum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Sharum's were Farmers. Farmer, Dry Goods Merchant and Hardware Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sharum. A less common occupation for the Sharum family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    11%
  • Hardware Merchant

    11%
  • Keeping House

    11%

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

Sharum Historical Records

What Sharum family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Sharum. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sharum 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 43 immigration records available for the last name Sharum. 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 414 military records available for the last name Sharum. For the veterans among your Sharum ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sharum Life Expectancy

What is the average Sharum lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Sharum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Sharum in 1958 was 48, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sharum

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sharum 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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