Dahms Name Meaning

German and Dutch: patronymic from Dahm.

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


Similar surnames: Dahm, Harms, Dawes, Adams, Pahls, Brahms, Damme, Jahns, Dooms, Garms

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Dahms Family Origin

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Dahms Family Occupations

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  • Going To School

    63%
  • Farmer

    38%

In 1881, the most common Dahms occupation in Canada was Going To School. 63% of Dahms's were Going To Schools. Going To School and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dahms.

Source: Census data for Dahms | Data not to scale

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Dahms Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Dahms life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Dahms in 1958 was 50, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dahms

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