Dahmen Family History

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Dahmen Name Meaning

Swedish (Dahmén): probably an ornamental form of Dahm with the common suffix -én, from Latin -enius ‘relating to’. German: habitational name from a place in Mecklenburg called Dahmen. North German and Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Dahm.

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


Similar surnames: Dahlen, Dahmer, Dalen, Dammen, Dahm, Almen, Mammen, Dahler, Hammen

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Dahmen Family Origin

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Dahmen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    71%
  • Keeping Saloon

    14%
  • R. R. Agent

    14%

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In 1880, Farmer and Keeping Saloon were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dahmen. The most common Dahmen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 71% of Dahmen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dahmen family was R. R. Agent.

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Dahmen Life Expectancy

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