Idema Name Meaning

Frisian: metronymic or patronymic from the personal name Ida.

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


Similar surnames: Adema, Iden, Zuidema, Medema, Anema, Ida, Demma, Feikema, Wideman

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Idema Family Origin

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Idema Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Manager

    20%
  • Pawn Broker

    20%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Idema family was Pawn Broker. The most common Idema occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Idema's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Manager were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Idema.

Source: Census data for Idema | Data not to scale

Idema Historical Records

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Idema Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Idema life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Idema in 1963 was 81, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Idema

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