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Aasum Family History

Aasum Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Allum, Baum, Ranum, Narum, Saum, Basu, Sum, Aase, Aasen, Yasui

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Where is the Aasum family from?

You can see how Aasum families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Aasum family name was found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 7 Aasum families living in Iowa. This was 100% of all the recorded Aasum's in USA. Iowa had the highest population of Aasum families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Aasum surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Aasum ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Aasum. 100% of Aasum men worked as a Farmer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    100%
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Census Records

There are 215 census records available for the last name Aasum. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Aasum census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 71 immigration records available for the last name Aasum. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 24 military records available for the last name Aasum. For the veterans among your Aasum ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Aasum lifespan?

Between 1965 and 1996, in the United States, Aasum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Aasum in 1965 was 88, and 90 in 1996.

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