Maxham Family History

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Maxham Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Maxim, altered by folk etymology to resemble an English habitational name.

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


Similar surnames: Badham, Moxham, Maxam, Mathai, Lapham, Macha, Milham, Derham, Markham

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Maxham Family Origin

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Maxham Family Occupations

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  • Accountant

    33%
  • Auctioneer And Broker

    33%
  • Insurance Agent

    33%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Maxham family was Insurance Agent. Accountant and Auctioneer And Broker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Maxham. The most common Maxham occupation in Canada was Accountant. 33% of Maxham's were Accountants.

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Maxham Historical Records

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Maxham Life Expectancy

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