Solum Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of ten or more farmsteads, mostly in southeastern Norway, named in Old Norse as Sólheimr (see Solheim).

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


Similar surnames: Sorum, Solem, Holum, Allum, Norum, Sveum, Holm, Slocum, Bolam, Lum

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Solum Family Origin

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Solum Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Solum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Solum's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Solum family was Machine Agent. Farmer and Farming were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Solum.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Farming

    17%
  • Machine Agent

    17%

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Solum Historical Records

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Solum Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, Solum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Solum in 1963 was 75, and 85 in 2004.

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