Brimm Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Brimm Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Brim.

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

Similar surnames: Trimm, Brim, Prime, Simm, Ramm, Brian, Bromm, Krimm, Crimm, Brame

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Brimm Family Origin

Where is the Brimm family from?

Brimm Family Occupations

What did your Brimm ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Brimm. 16% of Brimm men worked as a Laborer and 8% of Brimm women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Brimm were Salesman and Servant

View Census data for Brimm | Data not to scale

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Miner
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
  • Nya
  • Secretary
  • Servant

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Brimm Historical Records

What Brimm family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Brimm. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brimm census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Brimm

Passenger List

There are 173 immigration records available for the last name Brimm. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

View all Brimm immigration records

Draft Card

There are 642 military records available for the last name Brimm. For the veterans among your Brimm ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Brimm military records

You've only scratched the surface of Brimm family history.

Brimm Life Expectancy

What is the average Brimm lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Brimm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Brimm in 1956 was 28, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brimm

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brimm 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 Brimm Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name