Liem Name Meaning

Indonesian: unexplained. German: habitational name from Lieme in Eastphalia, named with lim ‘mire’.

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


Similar surnames: Lien, Lied, Lier, Lem, Siem, Diem, Lieb, Lim, Lind, Riehm

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Liem Family Origin

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Liem Family Occupations

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  • General Merchandezer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    33%
  • Tin Store

    33%

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In 1880, General Merchandezer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Liem. The most common Liem occupation in the USA was General Merchandezer. 33% of Liem's were General Merchandezers. A less common occupation for the Liem family was Tin Store.

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Liem Historical Records

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Liem Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Liem life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Liem in 1946 was 52, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Liem

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