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Nydam Name Meaning

Dutch (Nijdam) and Danish: topographic name for someone living at ‘the new (ny) dam or pond (dam)’.

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


Similar surnames: Dam, Nyman, Nyland, Hyde, Nyren, Damm, Noah, Inda, Snyder, Lynam

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Nydam Family Origin

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Nydam Family Occupations

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Nydam Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Nydam Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Nydam life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Nydam in 1963 was 79, and 84 in 2004.

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