Throm Name Meaning

South German: nickname for a crude person, from Upper German trum ‘block of wood’, ‘clod’ ‘rafter’, ‘log’.

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


Similar surnames: Trom, Thor, Thumm, Strom, Thum, Thran, Thoma, Rhem, Thurm, Toro

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Throm Family Origin

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Throm Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    33%
  • Barber

    17%
  • Cigar Boxes

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Throm family was Farmer. Laborer, Barber and Cigar Boxes were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Throm. The most common Throm occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of Throm's were Laborers.

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Throm Life Expectancy

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Between 1964 and 2004, Throm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Throm in 1964 was 77, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Throm

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