Garms Name Meaning

North German: reduced form of Garmens, a patronymic from German.

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


Similar surnames: Harms, Gares, Garr, Harts, Gaus, Garb, Gary, Harmes, Garry, Ganus

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Garms Family Origin

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Garms Family Occupations

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  • Brewer

    8%
  • Butcher

    8%
  • Carman

    8%
  • Cooper

    8%

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In 1880, Brewer, Butcher and Carman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Garms. The most common Garms occupation in the USA was Brewer. 8% of Garms's were Brewers. A less common occupation for the Garms family was Cooper.

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Garms Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, Garms life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Garms in 1953 was 45, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Garms

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