Laham Family History

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Laham Name Meaning

English: unexplained. If it survives at all in England, the name is now very rare there. Muslim: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Latham, Baham, Lapham, Sham, Lanham, Adam, Wahab, Tham, Tatham, Rahim

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Laham Family Origin

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Laham Family Occupations

What did your Laham ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Canvasser General and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Laham. 17% of Laham men worked as a Canvasser General and 50% of Laham women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Laham were General Labourer Reti and Department On

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Canvasser General
    17%
  • Constable City Of London Police Force
    17%
  • Engineer Labourer
    17%
  • General Labourer Reti
    17%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    50%
  • Domestic Servant
    34%
  • Department On
    17%

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

Laham Historical Records

What Laham family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Laham. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Laham 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 638 immigration records available for the last name Laham. 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 290 military records available for the last name Laham. For the veterans among your Laham ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Laham Life Expectancy

What is the average Laham lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Laham life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Laham in 1964 was 79, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Laham

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Laham ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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