Tham Name Meaning

Vietnamese: unexplained. Variant spelling of German Thamm, from a short form of the personal name Thankmar, from Germanic þank ‘thought’ + mari ‘famous’.

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


Similar surnames: Thum, Ham, Sham, Thaw, Cham, Thau, Thamm, Hau, Thaut, Thon

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Tham Family Origin

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Tham Family Occupations

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  • Crofter Of 10 Acres Arable

    33%
  • Labourer

    33%
  • Woodman

    33%

In 1881, Crofter Of 10 Acres Arable and Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Tham. A less common occupation for the Tham family was Woodman. The most common Tham occupation in the UK was Crofter Of 10 Acres Arable. 33% of Tham's were Crofter Of 10 Acres Arables.

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Tham Historical Records

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Tham Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1965 and 2004, Tham life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Tham in 1965 was 86, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tham

Famous Tham Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)

Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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