Ihm Name Meaning

from the personal name Immo (see Immel). which is in part derived from a short form of a personal name formed with Irmin (see Irmen). habitational name from a place named Ihme, for example in Lower Saxony.

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


Similar surnames: Imm, Ohm, Thum, Iha, Ohl, Sem, Zhu, Chu, Rahm, Ida

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Ihm Family Origin

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Ihm Family Occupations

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In 1940, Farmer and Cataloger were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ihm. 13% of Ihm men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Ihm women worked as a Cataloger. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ihm were Teacher and Manager

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    13%
  • Proprietor
    13%
  • Salesman
    13%
  • Teacher
    13%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Cataloger
    50%
  • Manager
    50%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Ihm Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Ihm. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ihm census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 197 immigration records available for the last name Ihm. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 216 military records available for the last name Ihm. For the veterans among your Ihm ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ihm Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Ihm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Ihm in 1951 was 52, and 82 in 2004.

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