Hamme Name Meaning

Belgian and Dutch (van Hamme): habitational name from any of various places in Belgium, in the provinces of Brabant, Hainault, East Flanders, and Limburg, named with Middle Dutch hamme ‘flood plain’, ‘water meadow’, or ‘land in a river bend’.

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


Similar surnames: Hamm, Damme, Halle, Hamel, Halse, Homme, Hammer, Hamre, Hamer, Ramm

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Hamme Family Origin

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Hamme Family Occupations

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  • Advertisement Clerk

    50%
  • Farrier

    50%

In 1881, Advertisement Clerk and Farrier were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hamme. The most common Hamme occupation in the UK was Advertisement Clerk. 50% of Hamme's were Advertisement Clerks.

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Hamme Historical Records

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Hamme Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Hamme life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Hamme in 1954 was 45, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hamme

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