Doom Family History

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Doom Name Meaning

Dutch: from a Limburg short form of the personal name Adam. Dutch: from de oom ‘the uncle’, probably used as an epithet to distinguish between two members of the same family with the same personal name. Americanized spelling of German Dumm or Thum, from a pet form of Thomas.

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


Similar surnames: Dom, Door, Dohm, Dahm, Boom, Loos, Domm, Toop, Ohm, Deo

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Doom Family Origin

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Doom Family Occupations

What did your Doom ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Doom ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Doom occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Doom's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Doom. A less common occupation for the Doom family was Keeping House.

Source: Census data for Doom | Data not to scale

Doom Historical Records

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Doom Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Doom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Doom in 1959 was 52, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Doom

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