Odham Name Meaning

English: variant of Odom, altered by folk etymology as if derived from a place name formed with -ham.

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


Similar surnames: Oldham, Badham, Gorham, Isham, Ham, Sham, Popham, Topham, Wham, Odum

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Odham Family Origin

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Odham Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%
  • Farm Laborer

    17%
  • Farming

    8%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Odham. The most common Odham occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Odham's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Odham family was Farming.

Source: Census data for Odham | Data not to scale

Odham Historical Records

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Odham Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Odham life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Odham in 1961 was 58, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Odham

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