Pimm Family History

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Pimm Name Meaning

English: of uncertain origin. Bardsley believes it to be from the medieval female personal name Pymme, Pimme, vernacular short forms of Euphemia, which was popular in England in the Middle Ages. Reaney and Wilson, however, suggest that it is from a male name, presumably the Old English Pymma.

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

Similar surnames: Timm, Imm, Kimm, Emm, Simm, Prime, Ramm, Pipe, Pile, Palm

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Pimm Family Origin

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Pimm Family Occupations

What did your Pimm ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Pimm occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 6% of Pimm's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pimm. A less common occupation for the Pimm family was Bricklayers Labourer.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Farmer

  • Labourer

  • Bricklayers Labourer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Pimm ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Pimm Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 19,000 census records available for the last name Pimm. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pimm 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 Pimm. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Pimm. For the veterans among your Pimm ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pimm Life Expectancy

What is the average Pimm lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Pimm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Pimm in 1944 was 59, and 89 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pimm 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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