Mah Name Meaning

Chinese and Korean: variant of Ma.

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

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Mah Family Origin

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Mah Family Occupations

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  • Cook

    33%
  • Gardener

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mah family was Laborer. Cook and Gardener were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Mah. The most common Mah occupation in the USA was Cook. 33% of Mah's were Cooks.

Source: Census data for Mah | Data not to scale

Mah Historical Records

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Mah Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Mah life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Mah in 1957 was 36, and 88 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mah

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