Trim Name Meaning

English: apparently a nickname for a well-turned-out person, from the adjective trim ‘well-equipped’, ‘neatly made’. The word is first attested in the early 16th century, but may well have been in colloquial use much earlier. English: from an Old English personal name, Trymma. Irish: habitational name, originally de Truim, from a place in County Meath named Trim.

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


Similar surnames: Prim, Prime, Grim, Brim, Troy, Brin, Rio, Orum, Tritt, Tromp

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Trim Family Origin

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Trim Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    14%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Bricklayer

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Trim family was Bricklayer. The most common Trim occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 14% of Trim's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Trim.

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Trim Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Trim life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Trim in 1945 was 27, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Trim

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