Lemm Name Meaning

North German: from a short form of Lambert. English: from Lemme, a pet form of an Old English personal name, either Leodm?r or Leofm?r (see Lemmer).

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

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Lemm Family Origin

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Lemm Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%

In 1880, the most common Lemm occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Lemm's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lemm family was Keeping House. Farmer, Carpenter and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lemm.

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Lemm Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Lemm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Lemm in 1962 was 73, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lemm

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