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Guggenheim Name Meaning

Jewish (western Ashkenazic): habitational name from Gugenheim in Alsace or, less likely, Jugenheim (earlier Guggenheim) near Bensheim (Hesse). In both cases the second element is from Old High German heim ‘homestead’, while the first is of obscure and disputed etymology.

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


Similar surnames: Oppenheim, Hillesheim, Manheim, Guttenberg, Rosenheim, Nesheim

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Guggenheim Family Origin

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Guggenheim Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Guggenheim occupation in the UK was Photographer. 100% of Guggenheim's were Photographers.

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Guggenheim Historical Records

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Guggenheim Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, Guggenheim life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Guggenheim in 1961 was 67, and 80 in 2004.

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