Lum Family History & Genealogy
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Lum Surname History
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Lum Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Lum is often complicated to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Lum may be difficult to determine depending on whether the family name came about organically and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of names that come from a profession, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Lum Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Lum come may come from a trade, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these profession-based surnames can be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is important to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many names like Lum come from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, etc. Commonly these family names are shortened versions of a religious expression such as "Lamb of God".
Lum Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Lum were written down based on how they sounded when people's names were written in public records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Lum. Last names like Lum change in how they're said and written as they travel across tribes, family unions, and languages over time. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Lum family name are important to understanding the history of the name.
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Lum Family Tree
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- Loan W. House (William Lum House)
- David Lum 1778 - 1842
- Reuben Lum 1754 - 1829
- Charity Smith Lum
- Joseph Lum 1715 - 1796
- Sarah Washburn Lum
- Jonathan Lum 1666 - 1758
- William Lum 1766 - 1820
- Phebe Prindle Lum 1775 - ?
- Samuel Lum 1732 - ?