Pam Name Meaning

Hispanic (Mexican): unexplained. English: unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Yam, Sam, Cam, Dam, Lam, Pan, Ham, Pham, Pay, Ram

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Pam Family Origin

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Pam Family Occupations

What did your Pam ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Boot Riveter and Chemist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pam. A less common occupation for the Pam family was Locomotive Lab (E & M Makr). The most common Pam occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 20% of Pam's were Agricultural Labourers.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Boot Riveter

  • Chemist

  • Locomotive Lab (E & M Makr)


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Pam Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Pam. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pam 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Pam. 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 195 military records available for the last name Pam. For the veterans among your Pam ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pam Life Expectancy

What is the average Pam lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Pam life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Pam in 1964 was 69, and 71 in 2004.

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