Lemma Family History

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Lemma Name Meaning

Italian: from the personal name Lemma, feminine equivalent of Lemmo, from Guglielma.

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

Similar surnames: Lemmo, Lemme, Demma, Emma, Gemma, Lemm, Femia, Lemmen, Somma, Lemmer

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Lemma Family Origin

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Lemma Family Occupations

What did your Lemma ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lemma occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 25% of Lemma's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Lemma family was Hotel Keeper. Carpenter, Farmer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lemma.

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  • Carpenter

  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Hotel Keeper


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Lemma ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Lemma Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Lemma. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lemma census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 525 immigration records available for the last name Lemma. 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.

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Draft Card

There are 241 military records available for the last name Lemma. For the veterans among your Lemma ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lemma Life Expectancy

What is the average Lemma lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2003, in the United States, Lemma life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Lemma in 1967 was 72, and 80 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lemma 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.

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