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Norheim Name Meaning

Norwegian: either a variant of Nordheim or from a farm name composed of Old Norse nór ‘narrows’ (see Nohr 1) + heimr ‘homestead’, ‘home’.

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


Similar surnames: Nordheim, Nesheim, Borsheim, Solheim, Opheim, Nore, Nordrum, Norberg

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Norheim Family Origin

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Norheim Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Norheim ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Norheim Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Norheim. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Norheim census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Norheim. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Norheim. For the veterans among your Norheim ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Norheim Life Expectancy

What is the average Norheim lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2003, in the United States, Norheim life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Norheim in 1951 was 52, and 84 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Norheim ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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