Shrum Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Schrum.

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

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Shrum Family Origin

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Shrum Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Laborer

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Shrum family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shrum. The most common Shrum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Shrum's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Shrum | Data not to scale

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Shrum Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Shrum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Shrum in 1946 was 50, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shrum

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