Ohms Name Meaning

North German (also Öhms): patronymic from Ohm.

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


Similar surnames: Ohme, Ohm, Ohs, Alms, Bohls, Oss, Johns, Booms, Ehm, Oehme

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Ohms Family Origin

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Ohms Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Cooper

    17%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Laborer

    8%

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In 1880, Farmer, Cooper and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ohms. A less common occupation for the Ohms family was Laborer. The most common Ohms occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Ohms's were Farmers.

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Ohms Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Ohms life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Ohms in 1947 was 21, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ohms

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