Karm Name Meaning

Swedish: of uncertain origin; possibly a soldier’s name from karm meaning, among other things, ‘covered wagon’.

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

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Karm Family Origin

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Karm Family Occupations

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  • Farming

    20%
  • Dry Goods Store Cl.

    10%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Grocer

    10%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Karm family was Grocer. Farming, Dry Goods Store Cl. and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Karm. The most common Karm occupation in the USA was Farming. 20% of Karm's were Farmings.

Source: Census data for Karm | Data not to scale

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Karm Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Karm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Karm in 1953 was 27, and 59 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Karm

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