Slama Name Meaning

Czech and Slovak (Sláma): from sláma ‘straw’, a nickname for someone with straw-colored hair. Compare Straw.

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


Similar surnames: Sloma, Slomka, Sliva, Lapa, Lama, Halama, Smaha, Spada, Slack, Lame

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Slama Family Origin

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Slama Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Slama family was Works Lumber Yard. The most common Slama occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Slama's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Slama.

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Keeps House

    10%
  • Works Lumber Yard

    10%

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Slama Historical Records

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Slama Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, Slama life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Slama in 1955 was 45, and 82 in 2004.

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