Behme Name Meaning

German: one of the many variants of Boehm.

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


Similar surnames: Behe, Behm, Boehme, Behre, Oehme, Behne, Bihm, Behmer, Lemme, Temme

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Behme Family Origin

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Behme Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Boot & Shoe Maker

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Drayman

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Behme family was Drayman. The most common Behme occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Behme's were Farmers. Farmer, Boot & Shoe Maker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Behme.

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Behme Historical Records

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Behme Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Behme life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Behme in 1963 was 80, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Behme

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