Bahm Family History

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Bahm Name Meaning

South German: variant of Baum.

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


Similar surnames: Baum, Bahe, Bihm, Behm, Hahm, Nahm, Rahm, Dahm, Baur, Saum

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Bahm Family Origin

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Bahm Family Occupations

What did your Bahm ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Driver and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bahm. A less common occupation for the Bahm family was Grocery Store. The most common Bahm occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Bahm's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Driver

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%
  • Grocery Store

    4%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Bahm ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Bahm Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bahm. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bahm census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Bahm

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Bahm. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Bahm. For the veterans among your Bahm ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bahm Life Expectancy

What is the average Bahm lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Bahm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Bahm in 1953 was 49, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bahm

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bahm ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Bahm Family

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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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