Timms Name Meaning

English (Oxfordshire) and Dutch: patronymic from Timm.

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


Similar surnames: Tims, Simms, Timm, Timmons, Timbs, Mimms, Timme, Wilms, Times, Sims

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Timms Family Origin

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Timms Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    5%

In 1880, the most common Timms occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Timms's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Timms. A less common occupation for the Timms family was Farming.

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Timms Historical Records

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Timms Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Timms life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Timms in 1950 was 43, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Timms

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