Flam Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): ornamental name from Yiddish flam ‘flame’. German: ethnic name for someone from Flanders.

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


Similar surnames: Flaum, Flamm, Flom, Flax, Flak, Elam, Flad, Flamer, Kram, Alam

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Flam Family Origin

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Flam Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Barber

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Flam family was Laborer. Farmer, Barber and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Flam. The most common Flam occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Flam's were Farmers.

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Flam Historical Records

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Flam Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Flam life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Flam in 1960 was 59, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Flam

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