Hammons Family History

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Hammons Name Meaning

English (Midlands and Wales): apparently a variant of Hammonds.

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

Similar surnames: Hammans, Ammons, Sammons, Hammonds, Gammons, Hammon, Lammons, Lammon

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Hammons Family Origin

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Hammons Family Occupations

What did your Hammons ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Painterpaper Hanger and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Hammons. 7% of Hammons men worked as a Painterpaper Hanger and 47% of Hammons women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hammons were Chartered Surveyor (retired) and Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Painterpaper Hanger
  • Body Builder Motor
  • Bread Salesman
  • Chartered Surveyor (retired)

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Assistant School Mistress Retired
  • Daily Charlady
  • Domestic Duties

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

Hammons Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 32,000 census records available for the last name Hammons. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hammons 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 Hammons. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Hammons. For the veterans among your Hammons ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hammons Life Expectancy

What is the average Hammons lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Hammons life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Hammons in 1942 was 32, and 73 in 2004.

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