Em Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Em Family Origin

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Em Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Em occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Em's were Laborers.

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Em Historical Records

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Em Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Em life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Em in 1964 was 52, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Em

Famous Em Family

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)

Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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