Bohm Name Meaning

German (Böhm) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): ethnic name for a native or inhabitant of Bohemia: see Boehm. North German: from Middle Low German bom ‘tree’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived by a particularly conspicuous tree, a habitational name for someone who lived at a house distinguished by the sign of a tree, or perhaps in some cases a metonymic occupational name for someone who tended trees. This is also found as a Swedish surname.

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


Similar surnames: Boehm, Boom, Bahr, Baum, Bohn, Ohm, Blohm, Bohl, Rohr, Ohl

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Bohm Family Origin

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Bohm Family Occupations

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  • Farmers 13 Acres

    25%
  • Glass Engraver & Etcher

    25%
  • Oilman

    25%
  • Solicitor

    25%

In 1881, Farmers 13 Acres, Glass Engraver & Etcher and Oilman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bohm. A less common occupation for the Bohm family was Solicitor. The most common Bohm occupation in the UK was Farmers 13 Acres. 25% of Bohm's were Farmers 13 Acress.

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Between 1947 and 2004, Bohm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Bohm in 1947 was 37, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bohm

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