Imm Name Meaning

English and German: from the female personal name Imma, Emma or (in the case of the German name) from the male equivalent, Immo, short forms of various Germanic personal names formed with irmin, ermen ‘whole’, ‘entire’ as the first element (also the name of a Germanic deity). In Old English Imma, Emma was borne by both males and females. Compare Imber, but in Middle English, under Norman influence, it came to be used almost exclusively for women, being taken as a short form of Ermingard.

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


Similar surnames: Emm, Kimm, Timm, Pimm, Ihm, Simm, Ramm, Alm, Gamm, Hamm

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Imm Family Origin

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Imm Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farming and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Imm. The most common Imm occupation in the USA was Farming. 75% of Imm's were Farmings.

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  • Farming

    75%
  • Farmer

    25%

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Imm Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Imm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Imm in 1950 was 49, and 71 in 2004.

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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