Ohm Name Meaning

North German (also Öhm): kinship name from Middle Low German om ‘maternal uncle’, ‘relative’, which was used as a respectful form of address for older people. Compare Neve. Norwegian: habitational name from farmsteads on the west coast named Om or Åm, from Old Norse áum, dative plural of á ‘small river’.

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


Similar surnames: Ohl, Bohm, Olm, Ihm, Ohr, Rohm, Ott, Rohn, Rehm, Blohm

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Ohm Family Origin

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Ohm Family Occupations

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  • School

    67%
  • Farmer

    33%

In 1881, School and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ohm. The most common Ohm occupation in Canada was School. 67% of Ohm's were Schools.

Source: Census data for Ohm | Data not to scale

Ohm Historical Records

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Ohm Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Ohm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Ohm in 1948 was 49, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ohm

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