Odem Name Meaning

German: variant of Adam.

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

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Odem Family Origin

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Odem Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Odem. A less common occupation for the Odem family was Carpenter. The most common Odem occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Odem's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Odem | Data not to scale

Odem Historical Records

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Odem Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Odem life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Odem in 1952 was 48, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Odem

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