Eym Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Dym, Yu, Kim, Ham, Im, Ram, Yi, Rye, Lye, Nam

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Eym Family Origin

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Eym Family Occupations

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Eym Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 35 census records available for the last name Eym. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eym census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 2 immigration records available for the last name Eym. 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 2 military records available for the last name Eym. For the veterans among your Eym ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eym Life Expectancy

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Average Eym life expectancy in 1998 was 66 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 75.

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