Flom Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from Yiddish floym ‘plum’. Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads named Flom or Flåm, from Old Norse flá ‘terrace’, ‘shelf’, referring to a feature of a hillside.

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


Similar surnames: Blom, Flam, Alm, From, Floor, Folsom, Altom, Low, Flor, Rom

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Flom Family Origin

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Flom Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    69%
  • Agent

    6%
  • Black Smith

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Agent and Black Smith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Flom. The most common Flom occupation in the USA was Farmer. 69% of Flom's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Flom family was Farm Laborer.

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Flom Historical Records

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Flom Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, Flom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Flom in 1960 was 57, and 66 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Flom

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