Tim Name Meaning

Cambodian: unexplained. English: variant of Timm.

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


Similar surnames: Lim, Tin, Tea, Tims, Sim, Yam, Lem, Yim, Tom, Rim

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Tim Family Origin

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Tim Family Occupations

What did your Tim ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Tim family was Farm Laborer. The most common Tim occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Tim's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tim.

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Miner

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%

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

Tim Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Tim. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tim 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 Tim. 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 Tim. For the veterans among your Tim ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tim Life Expectancy

What is the average Tim lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Tim life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Tim in 1956 was 58, and 76 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tim 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.

Famous Tim Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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