Oehme Name Meaning

North German (Öhme): variant of Ommen.

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


Similar surnames: Oehmke, Ohme, Boehme, Oehm, Boehle, Dehne, Dehmer, Lemme, Koehne

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Oehme Family Origin

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Oehme Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Foreman Lumberyard

    13%
  • Painter

    13%

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In 1880, Blacksmith, Farmer and Foreman Lumberyard were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Oehme. A less common occupation for the Oehme family was Painter. The most common Oehme occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 13% of Oehme's were Blacksmiths.

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Oehme Historical Records

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Oehme Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Oehme life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Oehme in 1942 was 31, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Oehme

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