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Latham Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the various places in northern England named with the dative plural form (used originally after a preposition) of Old Norse hlaða ‘barn’ (dative plural hloðum, i.e. ‘at the barns’), as for example Latham in West Yorkshire, Lathom in Lancashire, and Laytham in East Yorkshire.

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


Similar surnames: Tatham, Hotham, Clapham, Langham, Lapham, Eastham, Witham, Leatham

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Latham Family Origin

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Latham Family Occupations

What did your Latham ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Latham family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Latham. The most common Latham occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Latham's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    4%

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Latham Historical Records

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Latham Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, Latham life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Latham in 1944 was 31, and 75 in 2004.

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