Nahm Name Meaning

German: possibly a nickname for a robber or thief, from Middle High German, Middle Low German name ‘loot’. Korean: variant of Nam.

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

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Nahm Family Origin

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Nahm Family Occupations

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  • Dry Goods Merchant

    11%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • D.C. Merchant

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Nahm family was D.C. Merchant. Dry Goods Merchant, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nahm. The most common Nahm occupation in the USA was Dry Goods Merchant. 11% of Nahm's were Dry Goods Merchants.

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Nahm Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2003, Nahm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Nahm in 1961 was 64, and 65 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nahm

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