Dahm Name Meaning

North German, Dutch, and Danish: from a short form of the personal name Adam. German: variant of Dahme, a habitational name from a place so named (see Dahmer).

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

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Dahm Family Origin

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Dahm Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Grocer

    3%
  • Baker

    2%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dahm. A less common occupation for the Dahm family was Baker. The most common Dahm occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Dahm's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Dahm | Data not to scale

Dahm Historical Records

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Dahm Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Dahm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Dahm in 1946 was 29, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dahm

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