Baham Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Bayham in Kent (near Tunbridge Wells), named in Old English with beag ‘river bend’ + hamm ‘water meadow’.

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


Similar surnames: Braham, Barham, Basham, Isham, Benham, Ballam, Badham, Lapham, Parham

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Baham Family Origin

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Baham Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Baham family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Baham. The most common Baham occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Baham's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

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Baham Historical Records

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Baham Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, Baham life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Baham in 1948 was 37, and 57 in 2004.

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