Hemme Name Meaning

from a short form of the personal name Hemmert derived from a Germanic compound name formed with heim ‘home’ + berht ‘bright’, ‘illustrious’. possibly a habitational name from a place called Hemme in Holstein.

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


Similar surnames: Homme, Hemmes, Hemmer, Demme, Gemme, Hemm, Temme, Emm, Hegge, Hermes

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Hemme Family Origin

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Hemme Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Bakery

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hemme family was Blacksmith. The most common Hemme occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Hemme's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Bakery were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hemme.

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Hemme Historical Records

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Hemme Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Hemme life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hemme in 1951 was 49, and 85 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hemme

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