Ooms Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from the kinship name oom ‘uncle’ (also ‘grandfather’ and ‘brother-in-law’). Compare Neve.

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


Similar surnames: Toms, Dooms, Hons, Otts, Moors, Odoms, Dom, Goes, Booms, Koops

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Ooms Family Origin

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Ooms Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Occupation At Home

    25%

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In 1880, the most common Ooms occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Ooms's were Farmers. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ooms. A less common occupation for the Ooms family was Occupation At Home.

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Ooms Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, Ooms life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Ooms in 1952 was 47, and 96 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ooms

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