Yokum Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Joachim.

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


Similar surnames: Yocum, Yokom, Yoakum, Yoakam, Yochum, Yocom, Hodum, Coup, Yokel

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Yokum Family Origin

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Yokum Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

In 1880, the most common Yokum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Yokum's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yokum. A less common occupation for the Yokum family was Blacksmith.

Source: Census data for Yokum | Data not to scale

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Yokum Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Yokum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Yokum in 1955 was 49, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yokum

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