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Newham Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the various places, for example in Northumbria and North Yorkshire, so named from Old English neowe ‘new’ + ham ‘homestead’.

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


Similar surnames: Newnham, Denham, Perham, Newhall, Needham, Derham, Mepham, Pelham

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Newham Family Origin

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Newham Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Servant

    20%
  • Clergy

    10%
  • Farm Labourer

    10%

In 1881, Farmer, Servant and Clergy were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Newham. A less common occupation for the Newham family was Farm Labourer. The most common Newham occupation in Canada was Farmer. 40% of Newham's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Newham | Data not to scale

Newham Historical Records

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Newham Life Expectancy

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Famous Newham Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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