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Haslam Name Meaning

English (especially Lancashire): topographic name for someone who lived ‘by the hazels’, or a habitational name from Haslam in Lancashire, in both cases from Old English hæslum, dative plural of hæsel ‘hazel tree’. This surname was taken to Ireland in the 17th century.

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


Similar surnames: Hallam, Hasler, Hannam, Hallum, Dallam, Ballam, Halla, Basham, Haslem

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Haslam Family Origin

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Haslam Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    7%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Labourer

    2%
  • Housekeeper

    2%

In 1881, the most common Haslam occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 7% of Haslam's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Haslam. A less common occupation for the Haslam family was Housekeeper.

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Haslam Historical Records

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Haslam Life Expectancy

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