Heims Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: patronymic from a short form of the personal name Heimbert (see Heier).

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


Similar surnames: Herms, Heis, Heiss, Helms, Heins, Beins, Heick, Helm, Heine, Heim

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Heims Family Origin

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Heims Family Occupations

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  • Gardener

    25%
  • Railway Carter

    25%
  • Sugar Refiner

    25%
  • Waiter

    25%

In 1881, Gardener, Railway Carter and Sugar Refiner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heims. The most common Heims occupation in the UK was Gardener. 25% of Heims's were Gardeners. A less common occupation for the Heims family was Waiter.

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Heims Historical Records

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Heims Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Heims life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Heims in 1962 was 78, and 23 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heims

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