Flamm Name Meaning

South German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a blacksmith, from Middle High German vlamme ‘flame’. As a Jewish name, it is mainly an ornamental name. Possibly also an Americanized form of French Laflamme.

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


Similar surnames: Flaum, Lamm, Flam, Pflaum, Stamm, Klamm, Ramm, Kamm, Flach, Flammer

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Flamm Family Origin

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Flamm Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Bookkeeper

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Flamm family was Laborer. Farmer, Bookkeeper and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Flamm. The most common Flamm occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Flamm's were Farmers.

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Flamm Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Flamm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Flamm in 1955 was 56, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Flamm

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