Maxam Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Maxim.

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

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Maxam Family Origin

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Maxam Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Blacksmith & Farmer

    2%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith & Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Maxam. A less common occupation for the Maxam family was Carpenter. The most common Maxam occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Maxam's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Maxam | Data not to scale

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Maxam Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Maxam life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Maxam in 1962 was 81, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Maxam

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