Rim Name Meaning

Swiss German: perhaps an altered form of Riem, a topographic name for someone who lived on a long narrow strip of land. Korean: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Kim, Ram, Lim, Ris, Reim, Sim, Riehm, Crim, Rom, Grum

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Rim Family Origin

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Rim Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farming

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Wood Chopper

    17%

In 1880, the most common Rim occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Rim's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rim family was Wood Chopper. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rim.

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Rim Historical Records

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Rim Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Rim life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Rim in 1964 was 46, and 85 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rim

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