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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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AMS was also found in the following language(s): German

Notable Persons With the Last Name Ams

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Popularity of Ams as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Ams U.S.
  White 90.37% 64.26%
  African American 7.41% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Ams

People with the last name Ams are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Ams

  • How Popular is the name Ams? As a last name Ams was the 126,765th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Ams first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Ams is Thursday, April 15th, 1915.
  • How unique is the name Ams? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Ams. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Ams: Your name in reverse order is Sma. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ams. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Ams? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 135 people with the last name Ams.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Ams? Ams is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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Past life for Ams born Aug 22, 2013

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern Australia approximately on 1200. Your profession was trainer and holder of the fine animals, birds, and insects.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

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