Hams Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of Ham.

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


Similar surnames: Ham, Hays, Haws, Hamp, Tams, Hamm, Hamel, Hane, Haist, Haim

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Hams Family Origin

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Hams Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • S

    33%
  • Farmer Son

    17%
  • Labourer

    17%

In 1881, the most common Hams occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Hams's were Farmers. Farmer, S and Farmer Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hams. A less common occupation for the Hams family was Labourer.

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Hams Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, Hams life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Hams in 1955 was 54, and 60 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hams

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