Game Name Meaning

English: from Middle English game, gamen ‘amusement’, ‘pastime’ (Old English gamen), hence a nickname for a merry or sporty person. German (Gä(h)me): from a Germanic personal name formed with Old High German gaman ‘fun’, ‘game’.

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

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Game Family Origin

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Game Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Farming

    21%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    11%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Game family was Keeping House. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Game. The most common Game occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Game's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Game | Data not to scale

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Game Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2003, Game life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Game in 1952 was 29, and 74 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Game

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