Yim Name Meaning

Chinese : variant of Yan 2. Chinese : variant of Yan 4.

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


Similar surnames: Yiu, Lim, Yi, Yip, Yaw, Yam, Yin, Jim, Ying, Yau

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Yim Family Origin

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Yim Family Occupations

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  • Huckster

    33%
  • Restaurant Keeper

    33%
  • Retired Merchant

    33%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Yim family was Retired Merchant. The most common Yim occupation in the USA was Huckster. 33% of Yim's were Hucksters. Huckster and Restaurant Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Yim.

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Yim Historical Records

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Yim Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Yim life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1961. The average life expectancy for Yim in 1960 was 49, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yim

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