Dimas Family History

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Dimas Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese: from a personal name Dimas, supposedly that of the repentant robber crucified alongside Christ, although no name is recorded in the Biblical account.

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


Similar surnames: Dias, Simas, Damas, Dies, Almas, Minas, Limas, Lima, Simos, Domes

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Dimas Family Origin

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Dimas Family Occupations

What did your Dimas ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Dimas. 19% of Dimas men worked as a Laborer and 16% of Dimas women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dimas were Clerk and Counter Girl

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    19%
  • Farmer
    7%
  • Cook
    6%
  • Clerk
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    16%
  • Cook
    11%
  • Laborer
    11%
  • Counter Girl
    6%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Dimas Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Dimas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dimas 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 Dimas. 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 713 military records available for the last name Dimas. For the veterans among your Dimas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dimas Life Expectancy

What is the average Dimas lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Dimas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Dimas in 1962 was 72, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dimas

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dimas 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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